#StartSomewhere to Bring 100K Jobs for Youth

A new initiative hopes to bring 100,000 jobs to America, particularly for young adults who aren’t in school.

The 100,000 Opportunities Initiative will officially launch in Chicago on Thursday, Aug. 13th with more than 30 participating companies. The companies are expected to make hundreds of on-the-spot job offers to young people between the ages of 16-24.

Candidates must register to apply for interviews by visiting

More information can be found on social media under the #startsomewhere hashtag.