Are you interested in learning career skills that you can use to explore your interests and find a great job? In Washoe County, The Children’s Cabinet is happy to offer work experience!
Washoe YouthBuild is a leadership program with an emphasis on education and occupational skills training. Our goal is to provide you the opportunity to obtain the skills necessary to personally transform through education, career training, community service, and leadership development. By joining Washoe YouthBuild, you have made the decision to invest in yourself, change the lives of those around you, and make an impact on YOUR community. You are also showing a willingness to make changes in the way you will live your life. You have chosen to become a leader by participating in something unique in this city. We expect you will be proud to represent yourself and the program long after your training with us has ended.
We challenge you to perform to the best of your ability while participating in the Washoe YouthBuild program. This is your chance to gain valuable skills, to develop a good reputation, to commit yourself to your education, and to help rebuild Washoe County by using hands-on experiences to build affordable housing for families throughout Washoe County. In collaboration with TMCC, we will collaborate and develop an individualized educational plan that will work best for you and encourage your success in the program. It is something you need to do for yourself! There may be a time when you experience self-doubt or become discouraged, but we at Washoe YouthBuild are here to support you and help you grow into the individual you want to become.