Supporting Black and Latinx & Hispanic Communities, One Connection at a time.

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Career Connections is a Facebook initiative that creates jobs, trains students and empowers local economies.

We partner with Black and Latinx & Hispanic-owned businesses to create digital marketing internships for college students of color. Our goal is to help these businesses be more competitive by having a stronger online presence while training, mentoring, and supporting students of color as they launch their professional careers

70%

OF INTERN HIRES ARE RETAINED AT COMPANIES AFTER 3 YEARS*

*Data sourced by Collegiate Employment Research Institute’s Recruiting Trends Report

Businesses

Every business should have the opportunity to grow and contribute to their community. We help Black and Latinx & Hispanic businesses do this by connecting them to high-achieving and high-need college students of color, who will take your social media and digital marketing presence to the next level!

Access Emerging

Student Talent

Career Connections Fellows are Black, Latinx & Hispanic college students vetted and trained by Facebook on digital marketing, communication and leadership skills crucial for professional success.

receive special

RESOURCES

Facebook will provide dedicated resources to Employer Partners, including $500 in Facebook + Instagram ad credits, access to exclusive training, online recognition, and much more.

EXPERIENCE UNIQUE

EVENTS & TRAININGS

Receive internship best practices, resources and support through our virtual events and ongoing trainings.

BUSINESSES – JOIN US!

Applications for Summer 2021 are open. Apply Now!

81%

OF COLLEGE GRADUATES SAY THAT AN INTERNSHIP POSTIVELY SHIFTED THEIR CAREER DIRECTION*

*Data sourced by Look Sharp’s 2016 State of Millennial Hiring Report

STUDENTS

Every student should have the opportunity to grow and achieve professional success, regardless of their background. Career Connections helps students of color by providing training for a career in Digital Marketing, mentorship for professional growth, and connections to opportunities at thriving businesses!

access to

paid internships

Apply for the Career Connections Fellowship Program, an opportunity to learn new in-demand skills and be matched with a competitively-paid virtual internship.

experience exclusive

events & trainings

From nailing an interview to mastering digital media marketing, we train you to be career-ready through our Skills Summit and custom online trainings.

Receive Virtual

mentorship

Industry connections can help you launch a career, which is why Career Connections interns are paired with Facebook employee mentors who provide valuable guidance.

JOIN US!

Applications for Summer 2021 are open. Apply now!

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