New Hampshire Jobs for America’s Graduates
Vision – Ensuring New Hampshire’s youth are empowered to achieve their full potential.
Mission Statement – Cultivating youth success through academic, leadership, and workforce opportunities in collaboration with business and community partnerships.
New Hampshire Jobs for America’s Graduates (NH-JAG) is a statewide program for youth facing multiple barriers to success. The program was developed with a focus to keep “at-risk” youth in school, decrease dropout rates, improve attendance and academic standing, and prepare students for life after high school.
NH-JAG currently operates 9 programs located in schools throughout the state, 8 high school programs and 1 out-of-school, healthcare (LNA) training program. All NH-JAG programs are helping youth experience the value of an education while developing teamwork, life skills, leadership, community service, and workplace skills.
The JAG Advantage
The JAG Advantage is based on a promise. JAG will deliver learner-centered instruction to ensure youth achieve their fullest potential. In upholding this promise, JAG is developing the talent our nation needs to fuel the economy with new members of the workforce who are both prepared and resilient.
NH-JAG Youth Specialists facilitate learning, skill development and community involvement empowering youth to identify their goals and to define and follow a productive path within which to achieve those goals. The positive impact made possible by the NH-JAG program is evidenced by the many students who have participated and, as a result, are enjoying rewarding careers and are pursuing further academic training. Our goal is to help youth become financially independent and contributing citizens in their NH communities.
Congratulations and THANK YOU to our LNA Program graduates
We are so proud of the work they do – they are our everyday heroes!
NH JAG appreciates the support we receive year-round from businesses, foundations, and individual donors. In addition to the members of our Board and Staff who give their resources and time, here are some of our key supporters.
Bangor Savings Bank
Norwin S. & Elizabeth N. Bean Foundation
New Hampshire Charitable Foundation
New Hampshire Dept. of Education
Sanderson Family Foundation
School District Partners
Walmart Community Grants
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NH-JAG is sponsored by the NH Dept Business and Economic Affairs, Office of Workforce Opportunity, a proud member of the American Job Center Network and an equal opportunity employer/program.