Listed below are some of the programs that can help young people get ready to work, find a job, and get involved in the Opportunity Youth movement.
Become a Mockingbird Society Advocate
Change begins with you. Join hundreds of others who are passionate about transforming the child welfare system and ending youth homelessness through advocacy.
Building a Movement
Members of Opportunity Youth United are building a movement of young people who have faced poverty, who are committed to ending discrimination and injustice. Members believe in and to building a society based on love, community, and responsibility for all.
Start Somewhere, Start Here.
Finding a first or second job is hard. Finishing your education or going back to school is hard. Getting help shouldn’t be. #StartSomewhere is here to help! The organization helps young people find support, explore opportunities and tell their stories of success. Start somewhere, start here.
YouthBuild programs give young people the opportunity to transform their own lives, and give back to their communities. For unemployed youth, YouthBuild is an opportunity to reclaim their educations, gain the skills they need for employment, and become leaders in their communities.