Internship Effective Practice
Project Purpose: Provide hands-on internships at businesses within Downtown Hub in Fresno
Organizing Entity: Fresno Area Hispanic Foundation
Hours: 60 after school
Number of Students: 38
Location: Fresno, CA
Project Timeline: Semester or full year
Internship Type: One-on-one Internship, Co-Op Education
Industry and/or Support Partners: Fresno Area Hispanic Foundation
Challenges: Poor attendance, performance,and maturity.
Key Components: Interview/selection/placement, Completion of 60 internship hours, student reflection, business partner follow up/ evaluation.
3 Year Goal: Students working for internship placement site, Job offers, Referrals to build network