GSC and the City of Salisbury Summer Jobs Program
Anija Singletary, student at Salisbury University, told the GSC Membership her journey from working with the City of Salisbury through the Summer Jobs Program an initiative of GSC and the City of Salisbury that has employed 40+ youth over the summer. Anija, through hard work and dedication was able to skip her junior year of high school and now at the age of 17 is a freshman at Salisbury University majoring in Early Childhood Education.
Pictured left to right; Jim Thomas, GSC Past Chair; Erica Joseph, President of the Community Foundation of the Eastern Shore; Mayor Jake Day; Anija Singletary; Jayme Hayes, President of Junior Achievement of the Eastern Shore; Mike Dunn, President/CEO Greater Salisbury Committee.
Through the efforts of Jim Thomas, GSC Past Chair, funding from the Community Foundation of the Eastern Shore and Junior Achievement, the Summer Jobs Program continues employing youth this summer.