youth employment

New York News
3:45 pm
Tue June 3, 2014

Gillibrand, Tonko Tour YouthBuild Project: Vow To Keep Funds Flowing

New York US Senator Kirsten Gillibrand and Congressman Paul Tonko were in Schenectady Monday, calling for continued federal funding of educational and job training programs.

The lawmakers toured a house at 843 Emmett Street that has been under renovation by Schenectady YouthBuild over the past two years. More than 80 high school students worked on the project, turning a run-down building into an energy-efficient showcase.

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New England News
4:31 pm
Wed June 19, 2013

Mass. House Votes To Restore Funding To Summer Jobs Program For At-Risk Youth

Credit Mark Crawley / Flickr

The Massachusetts House of Representatives has voted to restore funding to a program designed to assist at-risk youth in finding summer employment that is facing cutbacks.

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