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(June 17, 2009) The Department of Community Services’ YouthBuild Honolulu program has been selected for a $1.1 million grant from the U.S. Department of Labor.
“We’re very pleased to be able to continue to provide services for
With these grant funds, the City’s YouthBuild Honolulu program will be able to serve 70 additional non-high school graduates, age 16-24 over a two-year period. Program training activities include a high school diploma course; hands-on and vocational construction training; community service projects; job readiness training; and job and post-secondary education placement.
Further information on the City’s YouthBuild Honolulu program and specific eligibility requirements are available through the City’s
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