YouthBuild Louisville assists young people in meeting significant life goals, such as preparing for college and careers, by providing services in education, vocational training, community service, case management, placement, and post-graduation support.
Summer Jobs Program for Louisville Youth!
If you'll be 16-21 years old on June 1, 2019 and are a resident of Louisville, you can work to get a quality job this summer thru SummerWorks! SummerWorks, a partnership of KentuckianaWorks and YouthBuild Louisville, is a free program that matches young people in Louisville to quality summer jobs . Click here to learn more!
Watch our video from YouthBuild's 2019 Graduation!
Watch our Building Lives Breakfast video!
2016-2017 Louisville Metro Council Meeting
Watch as YouthBuild Louisville student, Derrick Vincent, makes a presentation to Louisville Metro Council on the importance of the program in the lives of urban youth.
Join us on Social Media!
Invite your friends, family, coworkers, anyone, who wants to learn more about YouthBuild and work being done in Smoketown. Contact us @ Development @yblky.org for required reservations.
Next one is August 28th!
Other dates: September 25, October 23, November 20th
"For Foust, being locked up didn't change her attitude because, like much of the research has found, the roots of her problems weren't initially being addressed."
The justice system for our youth needs to CHANGE, what do you all think?
Full story: https://t.co/TXTPGgDZKk https://t.co/mbKoxXtdEd
Our low-income students typically live right next to highways that are emitting tons of green house gases.
YouthBuild is working with the green heart project @uofl to assess the impact of green space on air quality and health in our community.