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WorkReady Summer Programs

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Programs Offered

Greater Philadelphia Ymca

The Greater Philadelphia YMCA has designed a unique experience for young leaders to receive leadership training, community and service learning experiences, while also providing an inside look at the variety of career experiences with the YMCA and many other industries and organizations.
Ages:
13-19
Zip codes:
Work experience:
Early
Time of day:
Both AM and PM
Use this code to apply:
Referral Code: SL007

Greater Philadelphia Ymca Community School George Washington High School

Zip codes:
Work experience:
Intermediate
Use this code to apply:
Referral Code: IN011

Greater Philadelphia Ymca Community School George Washington High School

Zip codes:
Work experience:
Early
Use this code to apply:
Referral Code: SL034

Greater Philadelphia Ymca Community School Kensington Health Sciences Academy

Zip codes:
Work experience:
Early
Use this code to apply:
Referral Code: SL035

Greater Philadelphia Ymca Community School Kensington Health Sciences Academy

Zip codes:
Work experience:
Intermediate
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Referral Code: IN012
Our Service Learning Program will focus on community engagement. Youth will learn effective skills to combat violence with peer mediation. In this six week program youth will have a chance to help develop a mural in Philadelphia, meet community leaders while working in the community. Our Service Learning program is for youth ages 12-14.
Ages:
12-14
Zip codes:
Work experience:
Early
Time of day:
Both AM and PM
Use this code to apply:
Referral Code: SL008

Guiding Stars An Anthony C. Richardson Lee Foundation

Our Work Experience program will focus on many skills to prepare youth for the workforce. Youth will effectively learn how to create a resume, correctly fill out an application and participate in mock interviews. Youth will also have a chance to explore different professions to gain knowledge that will help them pick a career. Our Work Experience program is for you 15-24. In addition youth will participate in a Financial Literacy Program with our Partners at Sun Federal Credit Union.
Ages:
16-24
Zip codes:
Work experience:
Intermediate
Time of day:
Both AM and PM
Use this code to apply:
Referral Code: WE007

Harcum College Upward Bound

Zip codes:
Work experience:
Early
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Referral Code: SL009
The Independence Seaport Museum’s Ambassador Program provides hands-on learning experiences through two different tracks - the River Ambassadors and the SAILOR Ambassadors. Participants will learn about Philadelphia’s surrounding rivers, including why and how to protect them. The River Ambassadors will learn to lead Citizen Science programs for the public and conduct daily water quality testing. The SAILOR Ambassadors will learn environmental science alongside developing carpentry skills.
Ages:
14-19
Zip codes:
Work experience:
Innovation Accelerator
Time of day:
Both AM and PM
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Referral Code: IA005

Indochinese American Council

Zip codes:
Work experience:
Intermediate
Use this code to apply:
Referral Code: WE008