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Summer Youth Employment Program (SYEP)

​​​​​​2211 Church Avenue, Room 210, Brooklyn, NY 11226
T: (718) 462-4244 x79260

Program Summary: CAMBA’s Summer Youth Employment Program places youth who live in the five boroughs in subsidized minimum-wage j​obs, helping youth gain valuable work experience and much-needed income. Youth ​also d​evelop important professional skills, such as critical thinking, communication, work-​place etiquette, financial responsibility and time management.

The program places youth in government agencies, private non-profits and for- profits in a range of positions, including:

  • Camp counselors
  • Clerical
  • Custodial
  • Hospital/recreational aides
  • Teachers’ aides/library assistants

Eligibility: Youth who reside in the 5 boroughs, 14-24 years old. A random lottery system which is used by the NYC Department of Youth and Community Development: Applications at NYC.gov/dycd
Clients Served Annually: 1000
Referrals Accepted: No

This program is funded by the NYC Department of Youth and Community Development.

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