Partnership with social impact platforms is part of Alliance’s ongoing focus on diversity, inclusion, equity and belonging
May 26, 2022 – SCOTTSDALE, Ariz. – Arizona-based Alliance Residential Company, one of the nation’s largest and most active rental residential real estate companies, has partnered with Project Destined, a social impact education and investment platform that specializes in training underserved youth to expand opportunities.
This summer, Alliance will sponsor 14 students in the Project Destined Partnership, providing them with mentorship to help them build a wide range of technical, financial and leadership skills specific to the real estate industry. As part of the mentorship program, students will work with and learn from seasoned professionals and gain real-world experience and connections in the industry.
“Alliance looks forward to using real live transactions to share industry insight, career guidance and networking opportunities with Project Destined participants. We hope to open doors to expanded opportunities as part of this important mentorship program,” said President and COO Jay Hiemenz..
“We believe there is great value investing in future industry leaders and are committed to creating opportunities for students of diverse backgrounds,” said Sherida Colvin, Senior Vice President of People Operations. “The Project Destined partnership is an exciting addition to our ongoing focus on diversity, inclusion, equity and belonging.”
In addition, Alliance Residential Company recently joined the largest CEO-driven business commitment to advance diversity and inclusion within the workforce. More than 2,000 CEOs have joined in The CEO Action for Diversity & Inclusion™ www.ceoaction.com, an unprecedented commitment to advance diversity and inclusion in the workplace.
As a signatory, Alliance Residential Company has committed to cultivating workplaces that support open dialogue about complex, and sometimes difficult, conversations about diversity and inclusion, implementing and expanding unconscious bias education and creating and sharing strategic inclusion and diversity plans.
For more information about opportunities at Alliance Residential Company visit https://allresco.com/
Alliance Residential Company is one of the largest and most active rental residential real estate developers in the United States. Headquartered in Scottsdale, Arizona with 19 regional offices, Alliance is focused on the development, construction and acquisition of residential communities across 16 states and 39 metropolitan markets. Alliance develops high-end Broadstone multifamily communities, Prose quality workforce housing, Holden senior housing communities, and Silveray build to rent communities. Additionally, Alliance created Alliance Industrial to expand into industrial warehouse and distribution development. For more information, visit www.allresco.com
Project Destined is a leading social impact platform that provides training in financial literacy, entrepreneurship and real estate. Founded in 2016, Project Destined partners with corporations, schools and non-profits to deliver training using its proprietary e-learning platform and live courses. Project Destined leverages a work-based learning approach where students work with executives to evaluate live deals in their community and present them in a pitch competition to industry leaders. Scholars emerge with the skills, confidence, experiences and networks that prepare them to secure a strong first job and to become stakeholders in their community. For more information, please visit www.ProjectDestined.com.