Category: Workforce

  • Boone Ave & SYEP: From Administration to Mukbangs and More

    Boone Ave & SYEP: From Administration to Mukbangs and More

    It’s the second week of July, which means the first official week of work for thousands of SYEPs around NYC. This past monday, over 100 of our very own SYEP participants attended an orientation with the NYPD, where they’ll spend the summer working across diverse departments and in various capacities. Likewise, their counterparts can be…

  • NYC Summer Heats Up with NYPD’s SYEP orientation!

    NYC Summer Heats Up with NYPD’s SYEP orientation!

    NYC teens get a head start on summer with the NYPD’s SYEP program! Gain work experience, develop new skills, and make a difference in your community.

  • School’s Out! Workforce is In…

    School’s Out! Workforce is In…

    As we enjoy the dwindling days of June, we’re certain that many of our CASW-Workforce participants are more than ready to start their summer jobs as soon as July rolls around! Since January, we’ve been preparing for Summer 2024; seven action-packed weeks of new places, new friends, lessons to be learned, and of course, invaluable…

  • Juneteenth 2024: Freedom, Movement, and Migration

    Juneteenth 2024: Freedom, Movement, and Migration

    Celebrate Juneteenth with Boone Ave! Learn how NYC teens launched their summer with SYEP and experienced the power of African American culture through music, dance, and a special guest! #ServingNYCYouth

  • Marketing Prodigies

    Marketing Prodigies

    Our SYEP participants were given an invaluable glimpse into the creative world of marketing! As part of a career exploration panel held by Situation Group, a global marketing firm, participants learned about the creativity and communication skills that make up the marketing field. The event was also an opportunity for attendees to learn about the…

  • Career talk with the U.S. Department of State

    Career talk with the U.S. Department of State

    Earlier this month, we also had the incredible opportunity to host a Career Information Session with the U.S. Department of State. The event, which was attended by our Workforce participants and Beacon participants from Metropolitan Soundview, gave a basic overview of what it means to go into foreign service, and the myriad of careers available…

  • Juneteenth @ CASW-Workforce: Back To The Roots

    Juneteenth @ CASW-Workforce: Back To The Roots

    This month, CASW-Workforce hosted two summer job referral events for more than 1,500 SYEP participants. On June 19th, 2023, in conjunction with the second job referral event, Workforce held its annual Juneteenth celebration. This year’s theme is “Back to the Roots,” and in recognition, our media team put together an interactive exhibit for visitors. The…