Ice Cream Fundraiser August 1st!

We are beyond excited to announce our upcoming ice cream fundraiser! This will be our 4th year celebrating the original summer job.. ice cream scooper. MYEEP provides first work experiences for over 1,300 youth every year and this couldn’t be done without your support. Come out and purchase ice cream with any of our incredible sponsors on August 1st and a portion of sales will fund internships for local youth! 

Don’t forget to take a picture of your delicious contribution and post it to Instagram #icecreammyeep!

Summer Employment is in Full Swing!

We currently have over 800 San Francisco youth placed in more than 175 different workplaces all across the city. These internships are paid and host sites vary from community centers, business offices, government agencies and nonprofits. 

We want to give a big shout out to the 300+ supervisors who are helping to support youth in their development of transferrable workplace skills and professional growth.

Are you a professional who is interested in supervising a youth? Get information about hosting in the Fall here

Are you a youth who is interested in gaining workforce experience all while getting paid? Check out when applications open in the Fall.

MYEEP 2014 Graduation

A graduation ceremony is not the end but the beginning. MYEEP will see 220+ youth graduate from the 2013/2014 school year program. These star young people have completed 3 months of job readiness training and 3 months of interning, all while balancing school and other responsibilities. The skills and relationships they have built over the last 6 months only further reinforces that these individuals have a bright, bright future. 

Please help us celebrate this incredible year by attending our graduation ceremony on Tuesday, April 29th at the Jewish Community Center of SF. This is open to any current participants, family & friends of current participants, worksite supervisors and donors. 

The evening will be filled with live performances, awards, videos and even a live DJ. Dinner will be provided after the program, so make sure to bring an empty stomach!   

For more specific details, please ask your coordinator or reach out to us at info@myeep.org.

We are looking forward to seeing you there!!

Interested in a Paid Summer Internship? Apply Now!

MYEEP’s 2014 Summer Application is now available here. You can also pick up an application at any of our ten locations or download a soft copy. To be eligible for MYEEP this summer, you must meet ALL of the follow requirements:

  • 14 to 17 years old on June 9, 2014
  • Resident of San Francisco
  • Will not graduate high school by May 2014
  • Enrolled in school of GED program
  • Able to obtain a work permit

Applications must be submitted in person at the MYEEP location closest to where you live by the close of business on Friday, April 18, 2014.

Good luck and we look forward to receiving your application! 

 

BizAcademy Applications are HERE

We are currently 2/3 of the way through our new pilot workshop series with Salesforce called, BizUniversity. We have over 60 young people enrolled that are getting to tour, learn and interact with 3 different departments at Salesforce (Technology, Marketing & Sales).

One of the many perks of being enrolled in these workshops is that it gives you the opportunity to apply to our intensive and engaging week-long design program called BizAcademy. 

For several years now, MYEEP and the Salesforce Foundation have partnered up to run BizAcademy. This program gives approximately 15 youth the opportunity to learn how to write a business plan, pitch to real life investors, design a business identity, and create and present your final portfolio. 

If you are interested in this opportunity, APPLY HERE.  This will be a 2-part application process which must be completed no later than March 13th. 

Also- Please note that only those currently enrolled in BizUniversity and have attended all of the workshops are eligible to apply. More information is provided below. 

PROGRAM DATES

Dates: March 31st- April 4th, 2014

Times: 9:00am- 4:00pm

Location: Downtown Salesforce offices

PROGRAM ELIGIBILITY

1. Have attended all BizUniversity workshops

2. Can commit to attending the entire week

3. Submit signed parental permission slip

PROGRAM BENEFITS

-  Potential PAID internship with Salesforce.com over the summer

-  Cash awards & prizes

-  MYEEP Youth will earn their normal working hours

-  College scholarship opportunities for alumni