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CITY YOUTH EDUCATION AND JOB-TRAINING PROGRAM AWARDED
YouthBuild Honolulu, an educational and job-training program of the City’s Department of Community Services,
“We’re very pleased to be recognized for the important services we provide for
The award categories were:
· “Best Attendance” (
· “Best Completion/Retention” (
· “Best GED/High School Diploma Completers” (
YouthBuild Honolulu serves young people ages 16 to 24, who have not graduated from high school and whose income does not exceed 70 percent of the Lower Living Standard Income Level set by the U.S. Department of Labor.
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.
There are 167 YouthBuild Programs nationwide, including Puerto Rico and the
Contact: Leinala Nakamura, 286-5315