Workforce Experience Program
THROUGH JUNE 30—The Urban League of Pittsburgh’s Work Experience program has 38 out-of-school youth, ages 16 to 24, available for five hours per week on either a Thursday or Friday for four/six weeks through June 30. The Urban League pays and provides supervision to the participants. Parties interested in taking on any of these young people may contact Director of Housing Richard Morris at 412-227-4163 to schedule interviews.
Application Period for ‘Summer of Earn and Learn’
THROUGH MAY 9— Pittsburgh and Allegheny County youths seeking summer jobs may begin applying for the region’s second “Summer of Learn and Earn” program. Allegheny County, the City of Pittsburgh and the Three Rivers Workforce Investment Board have, once again, joined together to match 2,000 youths aged 14 to 21 with summer jobs that position them for later careers. The application period ends May 9. The work period begins on June 27 and runs through Aug. 5. Interested youth may complete the online application at http://www.jobs4summer.org/