A program for disadvantaged City of St. Louis youth ages 17-24 will give the ability to earn pay, help build affordable housing, teach leadership
What is YouthBuild?
A highly-successful, alternative education program for young people who have a high school diploma, GED or HSE. The primary target populations for YouthBuild are adjudicated youth, youth aging out of foster care, out-of-school youth, and other at-risk populations ages 17-24.
The program focuses on leadership development, financial literacy, and academic enhancement, technical skills training in construction, community service and support from staff and students committed to each other's success.