Youth Empowerment Project

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YEP MENTORS

Eligibility:

YEP’s Mentoring programs are currently restricted to referrals from contractual partners.


YEP EDUCATES

New Orleans Providing Literacy to All Youth (NOPLAY)

Eligibility:
  • Over the age of 16 years old
  • Youth who are 16 and 17 years old need to provide a drop slip from their previous school as well as an ” Age Waiver Request“.
  • Youth who are 18 need to provide a drop slip from their previous school.
  • Provide documentation of student’s age (State ID, Drivers License, Birth Certificate, Social Security, etc.)

The Village

Eligibility:
  • Between the ages of 16 and 21 years old.
  • Youth who are 16 and 17 years old need to provide a drop slip from their previous school as well as an ” Age Waiver Request“.
  • Youth who are 18 need to provide a drop slip from their previous school.
  • Provide documentation of student’s age.
NOPLAY Summer Scholars
Eligibility:
  • Between the ages of 16 and 24 years old.
  • Youth who are enrolled (or interested in enrolling) in adult education.
  • Youth must be available for the entirety of one, 4 week program session.
  • YEP’s NOPLAY 2017 Summer Scholars is now closed. Please check back next spring of 2018!

 

YEP WORKS

Trafigura Work and Learn Center

Eligibility:
  • Between the ages of 16 and 24 years old

Apply online for our Trafigura Work and Learn Center Bike Works, Thrift Works or Design Works classes.

Work & Learn printable application


YEP ENRICHES

Afterschool Program

Eligibility:
  • Ages 7 and older

Kid’s X-Press Summer Camp

Eligibility:
  • Between the ages of 7 and 12 years old
  • Able to comply with NORDC enrollment requirements:
    • Provide proof of Orleans Parish residence
    • Provide proof of month full month income from the current year
    • Provide a Report Card from the current school year

YEP’s Kid’s X-Press 2017 Summer Camp was a huge success! Please check back next spring for updates on the 2018 enrollment process.

 


Camp Mariposa

Eligibility:
  • Between the ages of 9 and 12 years old
  • Have a family member who has been impacted by substance abuse

Mariposa – Youth Camp Application
Mariposa – Moyer Foundation Waiver