WHDC Updates

WHDC and ReServe Launch 3rd Summer Seniors Employment Program

April 9, 2015

West Harlem Development Corporation announces its third-annual Summer Seniors Employment Program, which employs Community District 9 residents who are 55-years-old or older. WHDC anuncia su tan esperado programa de empleo de verano para personas mayores de 55 años con residencia en el Distrito Comunitario 9 de Manhattan. Vea la promoción al final de la página para mas información en español.

Summer Seniors Employment Program is connecting residents of Community District 9 with part-time, paid service positions at local nonprofits for up to 120 hours this summer. This is a great opportunity to remain active over the summer, utilize your existing talents or develop new skills, while earning $10/hour.

Eligible Participants Are:

*Age 55+
*Living in West Harlem’s Community District 9 (Manhattan Community District 9 is defined S to N: from 110th Street to 155th Street; E to W: from St. Nicholas, Bradhurst, Edgecombe, Morningside and Manhattan Avenues to the Hudson River.)
*Interested in serving the community while earning a modest stipend

Interested in learning more? Email sreserve@westharlemdc.org or call 646.476.3394, ext. 201 and register to attend one of the following information sessions. Attendance is mandatory for new participants in the program. Returning participants do not need to attend. Please also share this with a friend!

→Thursday, April 23, 1:30pm – 3:00pm (this session translated to Spanish), Hamilton Grange Library 503 W. 145th St. – Auditorium (between Amsterdam & Broadway)

→Tuesday, April 28, 12:00pm – 1:30pm (this session translated to Spanish), George Bruce Library (light lunch will be served) 518 W. 125th St. – Auditorium (between Amsterdam & Broadway)