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Maryland launches nation’s first state-funded ‘service year’ option for high schoolers

October 30, 2023

Maryland high school students can now participate in a “service year” where they will be placed in jobs throughout the state to help jump-start their careers while giving back to the community. Gov. Wes Moore says the program is the first of its kind in the nation. Moore launched the service year option program for high school graduates at a kickoff event at the University of Maryland, College Park, on Friday.

Article Source: WTOP

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