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WorkReady Summer Programs

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Programs Offered

The Summer Youth Works Program employs Philadelphia youth for six weeks during the summer. Summer youth workers are expected to work 20 hours a week for six weeks. Each year students complete a service-learning project around a specific theme. The program is designed to give high school students real work experience while enhancing community involvement and academic achievement. Students also participate in skills development activities, workshops, and field trips.
Ages:
12-19
Zip codes:
Work experience:
Early
Time of day:
Both AM and PM
This program has limited capacity left
Use this code to apply:
Referral Code: CE004
Youth at the 8th & Poplar Farm, can expect to work both independently as well as in a group, to help with all aspects of the farm- from seeding and planting, to harvesting. Youth will help lead our farm stand where we sell everything we grow to our local community. We will also learn spend time learning about healthy lifestyles and how to cook using the food directly from the garden.
Ages:
16-24
Zip codes:
Work experience:
Early
Time of day:
Both AM and PM
This program has limited capacity left
Use this code to apply:
Referral Code: SL032
Students will engage in Nutrition/Cooking as well as Garden Projects. They will facilitate cooking and gardening lessons to their community.
Ages:
14-21
Work experience:
Early
Time of day:
Both AM and PM
This program has limited capacity left
Use this code to apply:
Referral Code: S228
WesGold Fellows is a comprehensive personal and professional youth development program for participants ages 14 through 21. We provide a paid internship focused on financial literacy, real estate, and entrepreneurship. Over 8-weeks, Fellows make connections with industry professionals, while participating in workshops, uniquely engaging field trips, public speaking sessions, and professional development training. In addition to 8 weeks pay, Fellows can receive up $2k in matched savings!
Ages:
14-21
Work experience:
Intermediate
Time of day:
Both AM and PM
This program has limited capacity left
Use this code to apply:
Referral Code: IN008