Summer Youth Employment & Education Program
WHDC launched the Arise!SYEEP summer employment program in July 2017, providing West Harlem youth (between rising Freshman to rising Senior high school students) with paid summer employment and academic enrichment for six weeks in July and August. Workshops include job readiness, career exploration, financial literacy, and participation in community service activities. MCD9 youth will be paid $15/hr to work in the community for local nonprofits, businesses and government agencies.
- 2019 Arise! SYEEP Applications Now Open March 19, 2019
- WHDC begins 2018 Arise! SYEEP Program on July 9th June 15, 2018
- Arise!SYEEP hosts Program End Celebration @ Our Children's Foundation August 15, 2017
- WHLDC to fund 200 Summer Youth Employment Program positions April 10, 2013