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Changing young people's lives in 5 countries

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We've created a new way to build skills and job-readiness — and applied it in high-growth industries like healthcare, technology, customer service, sales & retail, and skilled trades.

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Alexis | USA

"I’m a single mom, and for me having a job means that I can set an example for my daughter in how to be a responsible and accountable adult."

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Where is Generation?

Today, Generation is active in five countries—47 cities and 101 sites—with diverse social, economic and labor-market contexts.

Barcelona
Madrid
Málaga
Sevilla

Embu
HomaBay
Kakamega
Kiambu
Kisii
Kisumu
Laikipia
Machakos
Meru
Mombasa
Nairobi
Nakuru
Nyeri
Tharaka Nithi
Trans-Nzoia
Uasin Gisu

Atlanta
Birmingham
Houston
Jacksonville
Las Vegas
Miami
San Jose
Washington DC
Wilmington

Mexico City

Bangalore
Belgaun
Chapra
Chennai
Deharadun
Delhi
Dharwad
Guwahati
Hyderabad
Jaipur
Lucknow
Palladum
Patna
Salem

Our Impact

Since Fall 2014, Generation graduates have had great success finding jobs in high-growth sectors.


98%

of employers would hire our graduates again


10,101

graduates, 54% of whom are women


84%

employed within 90 days after program completion


86%

remain in the same job 3 months after placement

About McKinsey Social Initiative

Generation is the first program of the McKinsey Social Initiative, a non-profit organization created by McKinsey & Company to develop innovative, scalable solutions to complex social challenges.

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