Jobs for Ohio’s Graduates helps youth with multiple barriers to success complete their education and successfully transition to employment at a livable wage or post-secondary job training.

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Jobs for Ohio’s Graduates has met or exceeded the 5 national standards set by Jobs for America’s Graduates for academic success and employability.

JOG has served more than 30,000 at-risk youth since 1987.


Annually, JOG helps 1,000+ at-risk youth transitioning from school to work in Northeast Ohio.

JOG Performance Outcomes:


Graduated High School


Connectivity Rate


Full-time Employment Rate


Positive Full-time Outcomes Rate


Employment Rate


Further Education Rate

(Fiscal Year ending June 30, 2023)

The JAG Advantage…

is based on the promise that JAG will deliver student-centered programs to help young people achieve their fullest potential. The JAG Advantage has three components: Project-Based Learning, Trauma Informed Care, and Employer Engagement.

Partners and Funders

Be part of JOG’s mission to empower Ohio’s youth! Software developers, we’re seeking proposals for a comprehensive software portal to streamline our operations and maximize staff efficacy. Join us in revolutionizing how we manage programs, reporting, donor relations, and more. Submit your proposals to and help shape the future for youth in Ohio.

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