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Front Page - Friday, December 6, 2019

STEP-UP Chattanooga kicks off fifth year

STEP-UP Chattanooga employers will gather for breakfast at the DoubleTree on Wednesday, Dec. 11, 8-9 a.m., to launch the fifth year of STEP-UP Chattanooga. Companies interested in hiring an intern for the summer can attend the event to learn more from STEP-UP staff and companies who have hired interns in the past. A hot breakfast will be available at 7:30 a.m.

Business leaders interested in hosting an intern can learn more and sign up for the breakfast at stepupchattanooga.org. Student applications for 2020 STEP-UP internships are also available at stepupchattanooga.org.

A program of the Public Education Foundation, STEP-UP connects businesses with student interns and provides work readiness training, on-the-job experience and professional mentors. Since 2016, over 500 internships have been created for students at more than 90 local companies.

Source: STEP-UP