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117 Wright Street, Staten Island, NY 10304

(Located downstairs of the First Central Baptist Church)

Start a Career in Construction

YouthBuild is a community development and pre-apprenticeship program for low-income youth that incorporates education, work, service and leadership development to empower young adults to transform their lives and their communities.

At YouthBuild, men and women, ages 17-24, earn their TASC equivalency diploma, prepare for post-secondary success, learn construction skills needed to join the workforce by building affordable housing for homeless and low-income people. Additionally, a huge focus is placed on leadership to enhance employment and community skills. 

Funding Sources

NYC DYCD (Department of Youth & Community Development)

YouthBuild Impact Graduation - 2019