News & Events

Our Year in Review – 2018

The First Workings Team would like to wish you a safe and happy holiday season, and a peaceful new year! We want to recognize and thank our students, internship partners, […]

First Workings’ Busy Season

This summer First Workings participated in its own internship program. Justin Moore, a rising senior at Democracy Prep Charter High School, and Alexandria McPherson, a rising senior at New Visions […]

August 2018

Summer 2018 First Workings successfully completed its fourth summer with 50 paid internships! All of our interns had wonderful professional experiences that have influenced their college and career plans. We’re […]

Newman’s Own Foundation Grant

We are thrilled to announce that Newman’s Own Foundation awarded us a $10,000 grant due to our commitment to the empowerment of individuals. We look forward to using this grant […]

Match Day!

June 1st was our official Match Day for our 2018 Cohort! We were thrilled to notify our 50 interns on where they’ll be interning this summer. This year, we are […]

April Training 2018

We successfully hosted two training sessions with our Internship Partner, SThree. First Workings Interns actively participated in trainings covering resume writing, networking skills, and commercial acumen. Over thirty SThree employees volunteered to take our students […]

April 2018

This month we’ll be hosting the first training sessions interns will receive as a First Workings participant! The interactive training session will be co-hosted by our partner SThree, a recruitment company in […]

January 2018

With the help of one of our Internship Partners, SThree, we hosted our first Alumni event yesterday! Alumni members had the opportunity to practice and learn about networking, interviewing, resume […]

December 2017

Summer 2017 Alumni are Getting into College! As our new cohort of Juniors submitted their applications on Friday, December 15th – our Summer 2017 Alumni have started to hear back from […]

November 2017

The First Workings Summer 2018 Application is NOW OPEN! We’ll be visiting each of our Partner Schools throughout November to tell prospective Junior applicants all about First Workings. Find your […]