This summer GDS in partnership with Inwood Community Services (ICS) will be replicating its Reach Your Potential Program with the Department of Youth and Community Development’s (DYCD) Summer Youth Employment Program (SYEP). The program includes workshops in self-advocacy, youth leadership, community advocacy through arts, educational empowerment, and college/job readiness. The Participants, in their role as Youth Advocates, attend community board and Town Hall meetings, advocate for the continuation, utilization and creation of community programs, and plan Community Impact events at GDS.
to download the SYEP Youth Advocate/Peer Leader Job Description
To learn more about SYEP click here