Work-Study Internship &

Enrichment Workshops

Work-Study Internship &

Enrichment Workshops

Become A
Workshop Mentor
Become A
Workshop Mentor

You Run This Town Foundation is always looking for passionate mentors willing to give back to the community and making a difference.  

 

If you are interested in:

 

- Career Development

- Higher Education 

- Guest Speaker Mentor

 

We would love to have a part of our team.  

 

Every opportunity gives a child

a chance to Succeed!  

Seeking Skillful
Volunteers
Seeking Skillful
Volunteers

Looking for volunteering opportunites? We can always use the help.

 

If you have skills in:

- Administration

- Marketing & Public Relations

- Social Media

- Fundraising

- Grant writing

- Accounting

 

Come join the team and see the difference we can make together.  

 

Every opportunity gives a child

a chance to Succeed!  

You Run This Town Foundation What’s Next Work-Study Program

 

  • Enrichment workshops in career development, mentorship, and work-study internship to high school students.  

  • Programs are invited to all high school grades, work-study program offered only to Juniors and Seniors.

  • Senior students who attend work-study workshops are eligible to apply for annual scholarship, awarded every Spring. 

Enrichment Worshops:

Resume Building

Interview Techniques & Dress for Success

Higher Education/Financial Literacy

 

What is the Work-Study Internship?

  • 3-month internship program 

  • Internship hours are up to 8-hours/per week, not to exceed 32 hours/month

  • $300/month stipend

  • Students attend 3 enrichment workshops (listed above)

  • Real job Interview with YRTTF staff

  • Student selected for internship position 

 

How does the Work-Study Program benefit students?

  • Students gain real work experience, interning at their school/organization, learn responsibility and work ethics, and build their resume and self confidence.

  • Upon request, YRTTF may provide letters of recommendation/reference to students for job or school application. 

  • Senior students who attend work-study program are eligible to apply for annual scholarship, awarded every Spring. 

 

Mentorship:

YRTTF will host 2 additional workshops during the 3-month Internship.

  • At 2nd month: “Meet a Mentor” are guest speakers who are a professional in his or her own field (ex. Teacher, Firefighter, Engineer, Entrepreneur, etc).  This is a casual speaker series setting where the guest speaker shares their story about their educational and career path to success and is open to Q&A from students.

  • At 3rd month: Towards the end of the work-study internship, YRTTF will host a pizza party to all students who attended the workshop, follow-up with student intern, Q&A from other students, and an introduction to next semester work-study program.

 

Annual Scholarships:

All students who participated in the program are eligible to apply for the annual scholarship, awarded every Spring.  

Contact:

You Run This Town Foundation is a registered 501(c)3 Nonprofit Organization.

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Long Beach, CA

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