This is a Media Release from Governor Cuomo’s office:
GOVERNOR CUOMO ANNOUNCES MORE THAN 120 BUSINESSES JOIN NY YOUTH WORKS PROGRAM, CREATING JOBS FOR 2,900 AT-RISK YOUTH
Governor Encourages New York Employers to Take Advantage of Program and Urges Unemployed Youth to Get Involved
Businesses interested in participating in the NY Youth Works program should visit http://www.jobs.ny.gov/youthworks.Youth interested in participating in the program can visit their local One-Stop Career Center, a listing of which can be found at ,or call the New York State Department of Labor at (877) 226-5724. Eligible participants for “NY Youth Works” include unemployed, low-income youth aged 16 through 24 who are located in one of the following areas: Albany, Brookhaven, Buffalo, Hempstead, MountVernon, New Rochelle, New York City, Rochester, Schenectady, Syracuse, Utica, and Yonkers.
Businesses that have led the way in creating jobs through NY Youth Works include: