Summer Employment Programs

WHDC offers valuable & exciting summer employment programs to both seniors as well as West Harlem’s Youth.

The program is a win-win for communities, partner agencies and participants, who can give back while earning the stipend. Participants have served in nonprofits, government agencies, churches, community groups, kitchens, food pantries and senior centers as computer technicians, social workers, public relations specialists, maintenance personnel, and in many other capacities.

 

Summer Employment Programs

 


Arise! SYEEP

WHDC initiated its Summer Youth Employment & Education program to provides West Harlem youth, between the ages of 14 and 18 years old, with paid summer employment and academic enrichment.

SSEP

The Summer Seniors Employment Program connects residents of West Harlem, age 55+, with rewarding, part-time summer employment opportunities at nonprofit organizations throughout New York City.