CALLING ALL TECHNOLOGY ENTHUSIASTS, COMMUNITY ACTIVISTS, AND BUSINESS INNOVATORS WITH A MISSION FOR CHANGE AND A PASSION TO LEARN
Are you able to figure out creative solutions to problems? Do you think outside the box?
Is the next successful business venture locked in your brain? If you answered yes…then let us help you help the world.
We Find Talent
Be part of our intense 4 MONTH PAID INTERNSHIP. We look for individuals who have overcome serious adversity and have developed the highest levels of resilience, a passion for technology, problem-solving aptitude, and motivation to help others.
We Train Talent
There are 300 learning objectives over the length of three projects and wraps up with career readiness training and job shadowing to provide our interns with on-the-job training. Each intern earns as much as 1,000 hours of hands-on practical business experience and social media expertise.
We Put Talent to Work
Our intensive workforce and community leadership development program brings together cutting-edge technology and innovative minds to serve your most important business needs through our job placement services.
At i.c.stars we provide a rigorous technology-based workforce development and leadership training program for low-income adults, developing Chicagoland's most promising information technology talent with leadership goals and connecting them with career opportunities through our social enterprise and our partner organizations.Our social mission is central to our work. Our primary goal as a social enterprise is to further our mission and the profits earned through our business model support our training program. Working with low-income young adults, providing them with employment opportunities and preparing them for community-based advocacy allows us to achieve our social purpose.