Youth Action Youth Build
Youth Action Programs & Homes, Inc. (aka Youth Action YouthBuild) is dedicated to building a community of young people and adults committed to taking responsibility for their own lives and for improving the larger community.
The YouthBuild project of Youth Action YouthBuild integrates education, job training, leadership and service to help young adults realize their potential, while also benefitting the community. The comprehensive program model includes five broad areas: education, vocational training, counseling and case management, leadership and community service, and career/graduate services.
YouthBuild East Harlem at a glance….
Daily High School Equivalency preparation, vocational training, and hands-on work experience
Bi-Weekly Stipend, Metro-card, and meals (if qualified)
After completion of 675 hours of service, $2,038 AmeriCorps College Scholarship award
Job and college placement assistance
Opportunity to join the national YouthBuild movement