Monday, March 11, 2013

Apply to join the Brownsville Justice Community program TODAY!

Apply to join the Brownsville Justice Community program TODAY!

The Brownsville Justice Community is a project of Mayor Bloomberg's Young Men's Initiative that strives to help young people achieve their professional, educational, and personal goals. Our hope is that by participating in community benefit projects and receiving educational support and career development assistance, members of the program will begin to see themselves as positive community role models in Brownsville. Members receive cash incentives for their participation as well as: 

* GED and college assistance
* Internship placement
* Professional development training
* Participation in community benefit projects
* Paid stipends of up to $1400 over six months!

All who meet the eligibility requirements should fill out an application attached or stop by our offices at 444 Thomas S. Boyland Street (between Pitkin and East New York Avenues) for more information. Completed applications can be emailed or dropped off at our office.

Eligibility Criteria: 
*16-24 years old (as of April 1, 2013)
*Justice system involvement within the last 12 months
*Strong preference for Brownsville residents

Questions? Call (347) 404-9587

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