New Summer Youth Program Offers Jobs For Thousands
POSTED: Thursday, June 17, 2010 - 5:47pm
UPDATED: Thursday, June 17, 2010 - 8:56pm
A grant is making thousands of jobs available for those looking for work this summer. Workforce Solutions Upper Rio Grande has set aside a $10 million grant, which will help employ 5,000 people throughout our region.
The summer youth program is for those between 16 and 24 years of age who meet certain income and program guidelines. Those who participate get to work in the field they're interested in and gain some valuable experience. Go to www.urgjobs.org for more information.