Category Archives: Youth

2017 Summer Youth Employment Program Registration Is Underway

    Summit County Executive Ilene Shapiro announced today that registration is underway for the Summit County 2017 Summer Youth Employment Program. Youths between the ages of 14 – 24 as of June 1, 2017, may qualify for summer jobs offered by the Summit County Department of Job and Family Services. Interested youths (or their […]

Summer Youth Employment Program 2015 Success

The Summit County Department of Job and Family Services operated the TANF Summer Youth program for the fourth consecutive year during Summer 2015. We are pleased to report that the entirety of the $1.7 million budget was expended to bring Summer Youth Employment and services to Summit County residents. During the time of enrollment, youth […]

Summer Youth 2015

Summer Youth Job Opportunities 2015 The Summit County Department of Job and Family Services will operate a TANF Summer Youth Employment program once again for the 2015 season. Program providers will include Akron Urban League (AUL), Jobs for Ohio’s Graduates (JOG), and the Youth Employment for Success (YES) program. We anticipate that over 1,200 youth […]

Summer Youth 2014

The Summit County Department of Job and Family Services operated the TANF Summer Youth program for the third consecutive year during Summer 2014. Program providers included The Akron Urban League, Jobs for Ohio’s Graduates (JOG), and the Youth Employment for Success (YES) program. Nearly 1,400 youth ranging from 16 to 24 years old participated in […]