(Washington, DC) – On Wednesday, June 19, at 11 am, Mayor Bowser will kick-off the 40th year of the Marion S. Barry Summer Youth Employment Program (MBSYEP) by announcing a partnership with the Office of the Comptroller of the Currency, an independent bureau of the U.S. Department of the Treasury.
The announcement will highlight the Office of the Comptroller of the Currency and the Cities for Financial Empowerment’s $1.75 million financial commitment to extend the Office of the Comptroller of the Currency High School Internship Program to MBSYEP participants. This partnership will increase funding for the MBSYEP program through 2030, totaling $3.5 million.
Wednesday, June 19, at 11 am
Mayor Muriel Bowser
Paul Kihn, Deputy Mayor for Education
Dr. Unique Morris-Hughes, Director, Department of Employment Services
Joseph M. Otting, Comptroller of the Currency, Office of the Comptroller
Glenda Cross, Director of Minority Outreach, Office of the Comptroller
Aaliyah Clark, MBSYEP Participant
Office of the Comptroller of the Currency
400 7th Street, SW
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