GPS For Success is an educational initiative of WPBS-TV. In partnership with the Northern New York Community Foundation with additional support from Jefferson-Lewis and St. Lawrence-Lewis BOCES.

Presenting Sponsor

Northern New York Community Foundation


The Northern New York Community Foundation raises, manages and administers an
endowment and collection of funds for the benefit of the community. We use our
earnings to support a program of college scholarships for area residents and
grants to non-profit organizations to improve our community’s quality of life.

Career Cluster Sponsors

ACCO Brands Corporation


One of the world’s largest suppliers of branded school,
office and consumer products and print finishing solutions. ACCO designs,
markets and sells products in more than 100 countries around the world.

 Jefferson-Lewis BOCES


Where lifelong careers begin. Technical and academic training go hand-in-hand as both high school students and adults experience high quality programs. New York State BOCES function as an extension of local school districts.

St. Lawrence BOCES


The Board Of Cooperative Educational Services of St. Lawrence-Lewis Counties serves 18 school districts in St. Lawrence and Lewis Counties, New York, by providing cost-effective shared services, including career training for high-school students and adults, special education, alternative schools, technology education, and teacher training, as well as dozens of programs to expand educational opportunity and help districts operate more efficiently.

Cazenovia Equipment Company


A premier John Deere dealer with roots in agriculture, CEC services large property
owners, landscapers, commercial lawn care companies, golf courses, schools,
municipalities and governments, homeowners, and the military.

Galloo Island Wind


Galloo Island Wind is a utility-scale wind energy project, expected to generate 110 megawatts of clean, homegrown energy. Local wind monitoring confirms that the area under consideration is ideal for a project of this size, which will produce enough safe, pollution-free energy to power approximately 35,000 U.S. homes.

Jefferson County Economic Development Council


The lead entity for economic development in Jefferson
County, providing access to the full range of county-level tools and programs
that support business growth and expansion.

King + King Architects


Some of the iconic structures that helped establish the King + King name
include:  the Onondaga County Courthouse, Crouse College, Bird Library and Manley Fieldhouse on the Syracuse University
campus, and so much more.

The Pharmaceutical Research and Manufacturers of America


Represents the country’s leading innovative
biopharmaceutical research companies, which are devoted to discovering and
developing medicines that enable patients to live longer, healthier and more
productive lives.

Samaritan Health Systems


Over 180 physicians in 40 different specialties work together with the 2,000+ employees at Samaritan Medical Center to offer a full spectrum of diagnostic and treatment services for people of all ages.

SUNY Canton


Northern New York’s two and four-year college for technology, health, management and public service. SUNY Canton offers career-driven bachelor’s degrees, associate degrees, and one-year professional certificate programs.



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