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Internship Leads to Job in Mayor’s Office

Internship Leads to Job in Mayor’s Office

Internship Leads to Job in Mayor’s Office

A successful summer internship turned into a part-time job for Luan L. inside Kansas City, Missouri Office of the Mayor.  Luan, a student at Park University, was interested in learning about the racial issues facing Kansas City, and wanted to know how local government works to create social and economic change.  Luan spent his summer

Mayor James Hires High School Student for Internship

By Christopher P. My name is Christopher, and I am going to be a senior at Rockhurst High School this fall. I discovered Hire KC Kansas City internships through promotional emails that I received, and am very glad that I did. I am the communications intern at the Mayor’s Office of Kansas City, and my

Helping a City

by Miranda Watson I’m a passionate, reserved, unique, admirable, lover of KC Gates barbecue, music and movies. I like to act and perform and have been in a gospel choir, and an Ebony Theatre Play as one of the leading roles, Anjee in Not Without Laughter. I’m a Christian, and occasional basketball player who likes

Creative Teamwork Spurs Originality

by Kyle Zell I am currently a high school student and I am looking forward to applying to art school in two years. My interests revolve around design, illustration, sewing, sculpting, and animation and I want to go into a career involving those. I discovered Hire KC through my current position at Mesner Puppet Theater,

Turning the Page to New Experiences

By Kailey Mgrdichian | I discovered Hire KC Youth from my school counselor’s email blast. I signed up, completed the badges, and attended the job fair with a hammering heart. I landed an internship position at Turn the Page KC, a nonprofit grade level reading initiative. I’m currently a high school senior at Liberty North

Lessons at Lunch

Submitted By Jonathan Winston | I’m currently an intern with the good people of Folk Alliance International.  On the job, I’m regularly helping other coworkers with their tasks as I respond swiftly and diligently to daily tasks, which can be anything from mailing letters to potential donors to organizing excel spreadsheets.  I have two direct

Off the Ground & Running

Submitted By Rapulu Okolo | Hire KC Youth is a citywide initiative dedicated to unlocking opportunity and connecting youth to future careers in Kansas City. The mission is to improve the social and economic outcomes of the region’s youth by attracting, aligning, and investing resources in coordinated, next-generation youth workforce programs. For the internship aspect