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Summer in the CitySummer in the City Summer in the City is a unique experience for summer interns and new employees to network and explore the Toledo Region.

Designed to help interns build networks and show them what life would be like if they called Toledo their hometown, the program is targeted at college juniors, seniors or graduate student interns who are working at a variety of businesses and organizations in Toledo for the summer. 

Created and hosted by the Toledo Regional Chamber of Commerce, in its inaugural year the program hosted  110 interns from 20 cities, 19 states and 3 countries representing 32 colleges and universities while building their skills and experience at 20 companies in the Toledo Region.


90% of Summer in the City participants said they "feel much or somewhat better about living and working in the Toledo Region.   75% of Summer in the City participants said they "would recommend the Toledo Region to a friend, relative or colleague. 
 88% of Summer in the city participants said they "would recommend that their company participate" in the program next year.  35% of Summer in the City participants said they were "offered a job" with their company.

 

  “This was a great program that made my summer
more involved and more fun! It was great to expand
my understanding of the region and I would love to
do this again!” 
 



Special thanks  to our 2015 sponsors:


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Participating:
BP-Husky Refining
Findley Davies, Inc.
PNC
Toledo Molding & Die, Inc.

For more information or questions, contact Jeff Schaaf at 419.243.8191 ext. 256 or jeff.schaaf@toledochamber.com

 

 

 

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