STRIVE – CBS Evening News – April 1, 2016
CBS Evening News with Scott Pelley calls #STRIVE a “unique nonprofit” with “remarkable results.”
STRIVE is thrilled to have been featured on the CBS Evening News on Friday, April 1.
Job numbers are up, but a stark difference emerges when you compare the unemployment rate between males of different races. Although the unemployment rate is at 5 percent nationally, it’s much higher for black and hispanic males — 19.7 and 10.8 percent, respectively. But a program called STRIVE is working hard to change that statistic, and they’ve been successful in improving the lives of almost 66,000 people.