Programs to train low-skilled, underemployed adults to move up the economic ladder are notoriously ineffective, but Project Quest in San Antonio has hit on a formula with a now-proven track record.
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Project QUEST Receives $1M to Expand Model Providing Transformative Skills Training Programs and Resources to San Antonio Residents in Need
San Antonio-based Project QUEST is a Workforce Intermediary that Provides Career Opportunities to…
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SAN ANTONIO--- A study that measures the total economic impact that QUEST has delivered to San Antonio’s economy over the past 25 years is being released today. The highly anticipated study was commissioned last year to kick off QUEST’s…
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San Antonio-based Project Quest, a local nonprofit that connects adults with educational tracks for the health and technology industries, had another 150 students graduate its most recent cohort on Dec. 19.
Graduates of a local job training program start the new year with a new career.
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David J. Zammiello, QUEST's new executive director, talks with Bret Piatt from WOAI News Radio 1200. Discussion elements include QUEST's mission, practices, successes, and future!
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Project QUEST has hired David J. Zammiello as their new Executive Director. Click here to view the press release.
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After the release of the “Escalating Gains” report announced the impact QUEST has on helping those in poverty reach the middle class, the Editorial Board of the Express News took notice. The Express News Editorial Board agreed with the study’s…
Local News Organizations Notice Project Quest's Achievements
January 4, 2017
San Antonio, TX
Events this fall have put Project Quest in the spotlight, according to recent news articles from KSAT 12 and Texas Public Radio.
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Project QUEST Graduate Recognition Ceremony recognizes 131 students on a QUEST to change their lives
Adriana R. Garcia, Ph.D.
Dec. 13, 2016
San Antonio, TX
On Tuesday December 13th, Project QUEST recognized 131 students who completed a…
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Project QUEST receives $20,000 grant from the John L. Santikos Charitable Foundation of the San Antonio Area Foundation
Adriana R. Garcia Ph.D.
December 30, 2016
San Antonio, TX
This week, Project QUEST received a $20,000 grant that…
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Originally published by KSAT12 News
There are now fewer people living in poverty in the San Antonio-New Braunfels area, according to U.S. Census Bureau data released on Friday.
The numbers show a 2.1 percent drop, which means a decline…
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Project QUEST participants graduated from Rackspace's Open Cloud Academy this week with high prospects for their professional futures.
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Originally published in My San Antonio by Lynn Brezosky
Project QUEST said Wednesday it has won a $6 million federal grant to help the nonprofit train some of the region's long-term unemployed for well-paying jobs in information technology.
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Originally published in San Antonio Business Journals by James Aldridge
San Antonio's Project QUEST has been awarded a $6 million grant from the U.S. Department of Labor that will help more low-income residents get the training they need…
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Originally aired on Texas Public Radio by Paul Flahive
U.S. Congressman Lloyd Doggett (D-Austin/San Antonio) was in San Antonio marking the announcement of $6 million in new funding for Project QUEST, a program that provides occupational…
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Trying and difficult circumstances, namely the closing of San Antonio's Levi Strauss plant, inspired the visionary leadership that created Project Quest more than 21 years ago. Different, but equally challenging circumstances, have led to redefining…
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Originally published in My San Antonio by O. Ricardo Pimentel
I wish the San Antonio City Council could have heard her speech.
Amira Dadzie came from Ghana to the United States in 2002 with her husband Steven and two children. She worked…
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Originally published in CNN by Sheila Maguire
NEW YORK (CNN) -- As President-elect Barack Obama plans for his administration, the economy tops his list of priorities. The Dow has been down, unemployment rates are soaring, and companies announce…
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Originally published by AT&T
The AT&T Foundation today announced a $50,000 grant to Project QUEST to further its mission of serving both the community and local businesses through skill training and job preparation. Project QUEST…
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The Innovations in American Government Awards program was founded in 1985 through a partnership between the Ford Foundation and the John F. Kennedy School of Government at Harvard University. The program’s mission is to recognize, promote,…
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Originally published in the Austin American-Statesman by Bill Hobby
We’ve read a lot about job training programs that don’t work. This is about one that does.
With manufacturing jobs migrating offshore at a rapid rate, structural unemployment…