“As we continue to further our partnerships with local businesses and institutions, we are able to reach our goal to help Jersey City youth jump-start their careers and plan for a higher education.”
-Mayor Steven M. Fulop
Jersey City Youth Works supports positive youth development by offering multiple youth employment and enrichment programs throughout the year. In partnership with corporate, nonprofit, and education sector partners, Jersey City Youth Works offers programs and services to more 1000 youth and young adults annually, and engages local youth service providers to strengthen service delivery.
To apply for our summer initiatives, please click on the links below:
City Youth Jobs - open to Jersey City residents 15 - 24 - Application Deadline: April 1
We thank all of our participating organizations for their generous contributions to the Jersey City Summer Works Initiative. Get involved today to help provide a meaningful experience for Jersey City youth.
The Jersey City Summer Works Initiative hosts events throughout Jersey City. Whether it is an information session about one of our programs or a Saturday Jump Start workshop, make sure to register early!