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Inspiring the Next Generation

posted Oct 19, 2018, 2:51 PM by Michael Varma   [ updated Dec 18, 2018, 3:59 PM ]

Orange County United Way’s Youth Career Connection Initiative infuses classroom learning with real-world experiences. The goal is simple: connect students directly with local employers for an interactive question and answer session to prepare students for lifelong success.

Matt BennionBryan Tran, and Ruth Han both Toastmasters and associates of AmerisourceBergen Drug Company, chatted with students about life beyond the classroom.

Bryan Tran presenting at United Way’s Youth Career Connection

Career advice from Brian: “Two skills you should walk away with when you graduate high school is learn how to communicate well and learn how to use Excel.”

Matt Bennion presenting at the United Way’s Youth Career Connection

Matt, Pharmacy Account Specialist: “Healthcare is a great industry to be a part of. There is so much stability in this field because people will always need healthcare.”

These men are leading by example and building a better community. Stop by our next Toastmasters meeting to talk with them about this experience and your next adventure.

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