Eugene ThompsonJobs for Michigan Graduates
Eugene Thompson is a graduate of SER's Year-Round Youth Program (SER Metro-Detroit, Jobs for Progress, Inc.) and a student of Jobs for Michigan Graduates program. He was chosen to represent SER Metro-Detroit at the annual Jobs for America's Graduates (JAG) conference in Washington, D.C., to compete with 700 other students from around the United States. He was awarded the Silver Medal for his speech. Eugene has overcome challenges in his life but has not let anything get in the way of his success. He continues his studies at SPECS Howard and is working two jobs while mentoring youth that are now in the Year Round Youth program.