Leaders of America

This program provides summer opportunities for youth-interns to develop competence and confidence as well as workplace skills in one of the top career oriented positions in the industry today. Interns will be exposed to career awareness and exploration while developing their career plans and a commitment to lifelong learning.

Interns will interact with positive, successful adult role models to provide guidance in setting and achieving goals. This program will help interns develop good work habits, build job skills, build confidence and self-worth, and strengthen communication skills.

Interns are placed and monitored at assigned work sites and are expected to work 20 hours a week for a six week period. Interns are paid a stipend of $7.25 an hour.

**Coming June of 2017**

Who We Serve

Youth between the ages 14-16 who reside in City Council District 2, 3, 4, and 5.
*Note: Youth must not turn 17 between program dates of: Coming soon in June 2017

You can find the District # listed under “City”. NOT listed under School District.


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Important Program Dates

Unpaid training: TBD June of 2017
Work Weeks Start: TBD June of  2017 (six weeks)

Program Requirements

*Application Packet (completed by youth and parent)
*Youth Texas ID
*Youth Social Security Card
*Youth Birth Certificate
*Parent Texas ID
*Parent Social Security Card
*Current CPS Bill/SAWS Bill
*Guardianship Court Ordered Paperwork if applicable

How to Enroll

Submit in person with all required documents at 507 E. Mayfield Blvd., San Antonio, TX 78214
Hours: Monday – Friday, 8:30 am to noon and 2:00 pm – 5:00 pm.
*Applications are not accepted after 5:00 pm.

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Supported by the Department of Human Services, City of San Antonio