Charlotte is stronger when our children and youth are thriving. Youth programs support the improvement of life outcomes for our youngest citizens and improve the quality of life of our city, our neighborhoods, and our families.
Mayor's Youth Employment Program Works with local businesses to provide teens with exposure to job industries as well as career-oriented internships.
Mayor's Mentoring Alliance Connects Charlotte mentoring agencies, promotes mentoring best practices, promotes standards, and celebrates mentoring through an annual mentoring awards program.
TechCharlotte TechCharlotte is an initiative aiming to provide 16-24 year olds with technology experiences, industry education and application, and career pathways.
Charlotte Career Discovery Day The CCDD is a highly engaging event that will feature a variety of interactive industry zones designed to expose 4,000 youth to emerging careers in a variety of sectors.