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May 24, 2017 5:05pm

Local Businesses Step Up for SummerWorks

Over this past winter and spring, GLI put out the call to our investors to support the Mayor’s SummerWorks programs by offering temporary summer jobs to young people in our region.  Today we are proud to report that 30 GLI investor companies created 225 positions for SummerWorks in 2017.

Thank you to the following GLI Investor companies for hiring Greater Louisville’s future workforce!

  • 21st Century Parks
  • Alltrade Property Management
  • Audubon Country Club
  • Boys & Girls Haven
  • Building Industry Association of Greater Louisville
  • Capacity Care
  • DAL Global Services
  • Day Dream Hotel Group
  • DD Williamson
  • Doe Anderson
  • Fund For The Arts
  • Greater Louisville Inc.
  • Hilliard Lyons
  • ISeeYouCare
  • Ladyfingers Catering
  • Leukemia & Lymphoma Society
  • Louisville Airport Authority
  • Louisville Small Business Development Center
  • Muhammad Ali Childhood Home
  • Mountjoy Chilton Medley
  • Quail Chase Golf Club
  • Renaissance Fun Park
  • Republic Bank
  • Rosa Mosaic
  • Salsaritas
  • TARC
  • TKT & Associates
  • World Affairs Council of KY-S Indiana
  • Workwell
  • Zoom Group

“It is inspiring to see our investors come forward to build the workforce of the future,” GLI President and CEO Kent Oyler said. “We’ve been supportive of the Mayor’s initiative to give young people more opportunities to find a career path and we are proud to see so many of our investors get on board over the past several years and this year as well.”

There is still time to sign up for SummerWorks, if your company is interested in hiring a local youth. Visit summerworks.org for more details.