Youth Programs

 

 

 Mayor's Youth Employment Program Works with local businesses to provide high school age youth 16-18 years with exposure to jobs and internships 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.

 

JOB & CAREER
READINESS TRAINING

This certification program provides youth ages 16-24 with essential skills training that prepares and strengthens them for the workforce. This training is a prerequisite to participating in the Mayor’s Youth Employment Program for otherwise eligible youth.


 

Charlotte Career Discovery Day The CCDD is a highly engaging event that will feature a variety of interactive industry zones designed to expose up to 4,000 youth to emerging careers in a variety of sectors.