Opportunity for Neighborhood Economic Excellence (ONE) NYC is an NYCEDC initiative to lead campaigns and programs to advance economic opportunity, increase community wealth, and drive equitable economic development for all New Yorkers.
Last week, the NYC Office of Financial Empowerment, in partnership with the Urban Future Lab and NYC BigApps, hosted a learning and networking event to discuss some of the biggest barriers to economic mobility faced by low-income New Yorkers.
NYCEDC today announced the winners of the first phase of the NYC Business Innovation Challenge, which invites businesses to create a plan to provide their employees with a path to improve skill sets, career prospects, and economic opportunities, while helping the business attain higher employee retention rates, organizational performance and revenues.
The two-day NYC BigApps Jobs and Economic Mobility Hackathon at New Work City on April 20-21 featured speakers and experts from New York City’s top organizations fighting poverty and solving key workforce development challenges.
Opportunity for Neighborhood Economic Excellence (ONE) NYC is an NYCEDC initiative that seeks to explore innovative pilot models to connect low-income populations to opportunities in the knowledge economy.