Howard County Office of Workforce Development Social Capital Summer 2021
Providing Younger Youth with Social Capital Training to Promote Future Workforce Success
In the summer of 2021, Social Capital Builders worked, in partnership with Howard Country Office of Workforce Development, with 50 youth ages 14-16 on social capital development. All quantitative data presented below is based on self-reported surveys completed by the youth in the program, whom we refer to as Opportunity Seekers (OS).
In 2022, our Director of Instruction, Kim Dohner, interviewed Jermira Sarratt, the Howard County Office of Workforce Development Youth Program Coordinator to discuss the outcomes of our social capital program. Here are the main insights from that interview: