Youth Engagement and Employment
Our mission is to serve as a youth engagement resource center. We advance the lives of Boston's youth through:
- employment opportunities
- career development training, and
- youth engagement.
Connect with us
Vote Fest 2019-2020
Through our Youth Lead the Change initiative, you can vote to decide which project should receive $1 million in funds from the City.
Apply for SuccessLink school-year jobs
Youth ages 15-18 can apply for school-year jobs now. The deadline is November 22, 2019.
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Get monthly information about youth opportunities in Boston!
Request a visit from our Outreach Team
Get connected to resources!
Volunteer with us
Give back to your community and gain volunteer hours!
Connecting youth ages 15-24 to meaningful employment in Boston.
Youth civic engagement
We connect, engage, and empower Boston’s youth through government and civic participation.
Youth career development
Preparing youth for the workforce through skill training.
MBTA Youth Passes
The MBTA Youth Pass program provides eligible youth with a reduced-cost MBTA pass.
Partner with us to advance the lives of Boston's youth.
Connecting Boston's youth to local, affordable, and accessible resources.
Check out the impact that the Department of Youth Engagement and Employment has made this year!
Meet Our TeamMeet Our Team
Rashad O. Cope
Director of Youth Engagement and Employment
Manager of Youth Employment and Development
Manager of Youth Engagement and Outreach
Manager of Youth Programs and Partnerships