Strength Solutions receives grant for Rochester programs
By: Kevin Oklobzija October 14, 2019
Strength Solutions Inc., an Olean-based nonprofit, recently received a grant from WinnCompanies and Sibley Square to provide scholarships to participants in its strengthbased technology programs.
Strength Solutions helps people and organizations identify their strengths to overcome obstacles. Its flagship programs, TECH Unleashed and TECH Launch, facilitate learning and growth for participants ages 13-17 and for 17 and over, respectively.
TECH Unleashed is an annual program designed to engage students with an interest in computer and mobile technology. The youth meet for two hours a week, as well as in extended summer, winter and spring camps where they work on community-benefit projects.
TECH Launch is a three-month program for those over 17 who wish to set, and the move on, their career goals.
The Rochester programs will be held at the Boundless Connections Technology Center, set to open in January in Sibley Square.
Participants receive training in The Virtues Project, as well as technology-based skills. Strength Solutions provides character strength assessments for individuals and organization to help establish goals that can be achieved through strategic coaching, peer exchanges, skills development, workforce training and digital technology.
For more information, visit the Strength Solutions website. firstname.lastname@example.org/(585) 653-4020