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Summer Youth Employment Program
Opportunity in motion.
What is the Summer Youth Employment Program?
The Summer Youth Employment Program is an award winning program that provides more than 100 teenagers, leadership development, life skills training and career and college exploration. Teens from low to moderate income families gain real world work experience through internship placements based on their career track. The program is funded by the City of Winston-Salem.
Summer Youth Employment Program by the Numbers
148

Number of Teens Served in 2017

5

Potential Facebook CEOs

teens signed up to learn about digital entrepreneurship

16

# of teens from households with $0 in annual income

32

Oprah Winfreys

# of African American girls who want to be CEOs of major companies

22

# of teens at risk of dropping out of high school

100%

the percent that we believe can succeed!

Learn More
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