YouthBuild is a five-month PAID opportunity for unemployed, out-of-school young people between the ages of 17 and 24. We help participants reclaim their education, gain the skills they need for employment, and become a leader in the community.

What We Do:
  • Education (High School Equivalency).

  • Trainings on Small business ownership and digital literacy.

  • Job readiness training, including resume and interview support, job search techniques.

  • Professional skills training in areas including conflict resolution, leadership, and timeliness.

  • Career development, including job placement and ongoing job retention and advancement services.

Who We Do it For:

New York City residents

  • Between the ages of 17 and 24
  • Not currently in school
How to Sign Up:

To apply, click here. You will need:

  • Government-issued identification
  • Social security card
  • Birth certificate
  • Proof of address
Contact Us:

To learn more about this program, contact Micharey Almanzar at 212-822-8300 x465.

For other questions, call us at 212-822-8300 or email us at


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