The Raleigh Summer Youth Employment Program helps teens between the ages of 15 and 18 to develop their skills and prepare for future employment by spending the summer working for the City of Raleigh. Program Update The Raleigh Summer Youth Employment Program (RSYEP) remains committed to serving our Raleigh youth. The health, safety and well-being […]

Durham youth interested in gaining essential job skills while being paid this summer are now invited to apply for the 2023 Durham YouthWorks Program. What You Need to Know Durham youth ages 14 to 24 invited to apply by March 3. Program provides work readiness and essential job skills to help secure future employment. Hybrid learning […]

Durham Parks and Recreation’s (DPR) 2023 summer camp season will begin on Monday, March 13.  Participants can register online, in person at DPR’s Administrative Building, or at any DPR recreation center during facility operating hours. Online registration will be available 24 hours a day beginning at 9 a.m. A login account and ID are required […]

The Raleigh Youth Council is kicking off this year by hosting an open house on Monday, August 22 at Laurel Hills Community Center. High school teens and parents can learn more about the Council by stopping by the open house between 7 and 8 p.m.. The Raleigh Youth Council allows high school students to build […]

The Raleigh Medal of Arts program is excited to celebrate its most diverse and inclusive group of honorees yet! We’ve revised the program’s guidelines, eligibility and evaluation criteria and increased the variety of nominations. All of this is to better reflect the demographics of Raleigh and Wake County, a goal laid out in the City’s […]

The Raleigh Youth Council allows high school students to build leadership skills, volunteer at community service opportunities, participate in civic engagement, and meet other teens from around Wake County. The Council creates a forum where teens can freely express their ideas and opinions and serve as advocates for teens in Raleigh and Wake County. The […]

Raleigh Parks and the Shaw University Men’s & Women’s Soccer teams will be offering free spring soccer clinics for youth ages 5-7 years old who are interested in learning introductory skills, soccer techniques, and playing small scrimmage games! Clinics are being offered on Tuesdays and Thursdays for two weeks in May (18, 20, 25, and 27). […]

Mission The purpose of Youth Leadership Rolesville is to conduct an annual training program for high school students who have demonstrated leadership abilities which will develop a group of informed, committed, and competent youth motivated to learn more about our community, to assume leadership roles in our schools, and to become more involved in our […]

Join us to learn basic boxing skills and techniques such as stance, guard, movement, jab, cross, and hook! This class will increase strength and improves endurance. This class will also include shadow boxing, partner drills and pad work. These skills will give youth self-defense tools as well as self-confidence. Ages: 8-17 years old When: Mondays & Wednesdays, […]

President Barack Obama and Steph Curry teamed up to star in a video to promote a youth mentorship program, “My Brother’s Keeper”. The video shows the importance of mentoring the youth, and making it a top priority to spend quality time to grow our nation’s young creative minds. You can watch President Obama “mentoring” Curry […]

The national perception of law enforcement may not be very receptive given recent officer-involved shootings and beatings across the nation. Just this week, it was…

There are so many things you should do while you’re young, but we often don’t realize it until we’re older! But thanks to Jasmine Sanders, you’ll know…