📣 Announcement 📣 

Tiny homes are opening at YEP!
Next month, YEP will be opening 12 units of tiny home emergency housing (10 + 2 RA units) built by Oakland youth for Oakland youth.
  • Each tiny home is a fully insulated single-occupancy unit with furniture, storage, electricity and lighting
  • 24/7 onsite case management, bathrooms and showers, open-air communal kitchen, laundry, and daily breakfast and dinner, prepared by our culinary arts trainees
  • Residents will be integrated into YEP's programming, including onsite alternative high school, vocational skills training, and industry-recognized credential preparation
The community will allow each client the stability, structure, and support to advance their education and employability through completing their high school diploma, obtaining high-demand industry skillsets and work experience, and transitioning into college.
📊 By the Numbers

• 10 Units of emergency transitional housing for homeless young adults

• 2 Onsite Residential Assistants who will serve as role models and support for residents

• 50+ Youth & Young Adult Trainees who gained meaningful construction skills building the community
🎉 Coming up... 

YEP's 50th Summer Anniversary!
A sneak peek
Founded in 1973, YEP is entering its 50th summer providing job training for Oakland teens!

Stay tuned and expect big news to come as YEP celebrates 50 years of service.
One last thing...

Summer Jobs Are Here!
We kicked off our signature Summer Jobs program this week, completing the first wave of orientations for eager Oakland high schoolers. YEP will continue offering orientations throughout June, but make sure to sign up now--nearly 400 applications have already been submitted! Jobs in:
  • Gyms & Recreation
  • Construction
  • Nonprofits, Environment & Public Service
  • Administration & Office Assistant
  • Culinary, Food Prep, & Grocery
  • Customer Service
  • Barber Shop & Hair Salons
  • Printing & Clothing
  • Janitorial & Maintenance
  • EMT/Firefighter
  • And many more!
Interested in applying? Sign up here
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