Businesses and individuals can have a significant impact in shaping the future workforce of our region when they participate in WorkReady programming.
as an employer allows you to build a strong community, improve outcomes for young people and increase your bottom line. The benefits are endless, and the impact is timeless.
- Hire or sponsor a youth to work for six weeks from July 6 through August 14th. The cost per slot is $1,700
- Host a youth to at your worksite
- Get recognized for your pre-existing summer internship program
Resources specific for those participating in the WorkReady internship program.
WorkReady Providers are youth-serving organizations that offer educationally-enriched, career-exposure and work-based-learning opportunities under the umbrella of WorkReady Philadelphia year round for youth ages 12-24 years.
The Philadelphia Youth Network (PYN) contracts with more than 60 providers to operate the aforementioned programs through an RFP (Request for Proposal) process.
All RFPs are posted on PYN's website.
Across the city, businesses and individuals can make a significant impact by investing in WorkReady and helping to shape the future workforce of our region. Investing in WorkReady allows you to build a strong community, improve outcomes for young people and increase your bottom line. The benefits are endless, and the impact is timeless. Be part of something spectacular in Philadelphia by committing to join us on this journey.
There are several ways that investors and employers can support the WorkReady Summer Work Employment program. These include hiring and hosting youth, sponsoring experiences, becoming a Seal of Approval Supporter, and more.
PYN has many exciting ways to partner with investors outside of donations and summer work experiences. If you are interested in discussing sponsorship and in-kind donations, or exploring public-private partnerships, contact Stephanie Gambone, Executive Vice President.