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11
NOV
2014
Next Step Learning Center Anniversary

Next Step Learning Center Celebrates Twenty Years!

On November 6, 2014 Next Step Learning Center marked its 20th Anniversary with a wonderful evening of celebration at Scott’s in Jack London Square. Friends and supporters gathered to celebrate Next Step’s mission of strengthening Oakland families and communities through li
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30
SEP
2014

First Two Students Pass the New High School Equivalency Exam in 2014!

Zahur (18), above, earned his High School Equivalency Certification (9/6/14) within three months of his enrollment at Next Step. He arrived each day with an enthusiastic spirit and personable smile. He studied diligently with two tutors, one in analytical writing and one in math, espe
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29
SEP
2013
Next Step Workforce Connections

Workforce Connections Success Story!

Angela, who obtained her High School Equivalency in November 2013, had been looking for long term warehouse work. She received many hours of support and assistance from our Workforce Connections program. Angela received an offer from the new Amazon distribution center in Newark and st
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