Registration is open for the Mayor's SummerWorks Program in Jefferson County and for the Bullitt County SummerWorks program. Click here to register for the opportunity to participate in one of these summer jobs programs.
The Mayor's SummerWorks Program for 2015 kicks off on Tuesday, Oct. 14, with a breakfast of local business leaders, representatives of Community-Based Organizations, educators and longtime SummerWorks supporters. The "Make a Difference in Greater Louisville" event, is Oct. 14, 7:30 a.m. to 9 a.m. at the Hyatt Regency Downtown. If you want to learn more about how you or your organization can help Louisville-area youth find employment for the summer, click here to register. The cost is $15 per person.
Last year, 2,181 young adults were employed for seven weeks by local businesses and nonprofit organizations. Click here to learn how employers can support this program by directly hiring young adults for summer jobs or how a donation can sponsor a job in 2015. Click here to watch a video where employers and SummerWorks participants talk about their experiences with the program.