Commitment to Action

YouthMade: Sustainable Employment in Urban Manufacturing

Commitment by

Juma Ventures

In 2014, Juma committed to lead the national replication of YouthMade, creating up to 400 jobs for low-income young people across the manufacturing sectors of Oakland, San Diego, Seattle, New Orleans, and New York City. In 2015, cohorts of 40 students will be recruited to the program and receive an internship in San Francisco, Oakland, New York and San Diego. In 2016, additional cohorts of 40 students will be recruited in New Orleans and Seattle.

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Commitment

YouthMade: Sustainable Employment in Urban Manufacturing

Launched

2014

Est. Duration

2 years

Region

Northern America

Countries

United States of America

Commitment by

Juma Ventures

Partner(s)

SFMade, Inner City Advisors, Citigroup Inc, Urban Manufacturing Alliance, Southwest Brooklyn Industrial Development Corporation, JPMorgan Chase Foundation, Surdna Foundation, Inc., Heckscher Foundation for Children