Alexandria, VA -October 2, 2018 —Year Up Professional Resources, PBC (YUPRO) www.yupro.com, headquartered in Denver, CO 80237, was honored with a 2018 American Staffing Association Care Award. This national awards program recognizes outstanding social responsibility initiatives—business processes that produce an overall positive effect on society—among ASA member staffing agencies and associate members (industry suppliers).
YUPRO was honored for working with Opportunity Youth and providing a socially responsible alternative to traditional hiring methods. YUPRO provides corporate partners with a source of top talent often overlooked by traditional hiring practices. With a 94% satisfaction rate corporate partners praise the top-quality candidates, high touch service and thought partnership YUPRO offers in support of their talent goals.
We are thrilled to receive this reward recognizing the hard work of the YUPRO team. Our work is extremely rewarding due to the amazing young adults we work with every day. The companies who have embraced our efforts and hire our candidates, are rewarded as well with some of the most dedicated, resilient and talented young adults in the marketplace. Together customers, their communities, and the candidates all win by bringing Talent and Need together!
– Kathy Hardy, CEO and Co-founder
The ASA Care Awards honor social responsibility initiatives that involve employee training and professional development, community engagement, “green” business practices, philanthropy, and more. A panel of social responsibility experts selects the honorees.
The ASA Care Award honorees will be celebrated at Staffing World® 2018—the largest, most comprehensive learning and networking event in the staffing, recruiting, and workforce solutions industry—Oct. 16‒18 in metro Washington, DC.