Applicants can choose to apply to either The City of Miami to work within the government, or with our partners the Overtown Youth Center
to work in the non-profit sector.
City of Miami program details:
•Work hours: 35hrs/week
•Start Date: June 10, 2019 (2020 dates to be announced soon)
•End Date: August 9, 2019 (2020 dates to be announced soon)
•Pay: Minimum Wage $8.46/hr.
•Work Sites: Placement slots throughout City departments and non-profit entities (For example: Parks, Police, Fire, Marinas, Commissioners’ offices, and NET Offices)
•Financial Literacy: Money management and coaching
Summer 2021 Program Information(PDF, 686KB)
Overtown Youth Center program details:
The three financial goals of the program are encompassed throughout which are: direct deposit, creating a budget, and starting a savings plan and opening a bank account. Each student is also required during the summer session to meet one-on-one with one of the financial coaches to review their budget worksheets and review their spending and savings plans.
The City of Miami is currently seeking investors and sponsors to expand the program and hire additional local youth.