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Monthly Archives: May 2015

GEM Summer Leadership Academy 2015

The GEM Summer Leadership Academy was created for girls in the 7th & 8th grade. It is designed to empower and cultivate their leadership skills in a safe, enriching environment.

The young ladies will participate in character and asset building workshops and exciting weekly trips.


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2015 Safe Haven Summer Day Program

SHF2015You are invited to register for the 2015 Safe Haven Summer Day Program. Parents/ Guardians of children ages 6-12 are welcomed to apply. Camp will start Monday July 6, 2015 and will conclude on Friday August 14, 2015. Program fees are $450.00 for the first child and $400.00 for each additional sibling.

For more information, please contact the Mount Vernon Youth Bureau.

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Global Girls Entrepreneurship Project

GGEP is a collaboration between the Network for Teaching Entrepreneurship-Fairchester
and the City of Mount Vernon Youth Bureau
If selected, you can earn up to $600 this summer
This program is for 10th & 11th grade high school females who have a desire to:

Deadline is May 22, 2015

Applications will be available at the following locations:
Mount Vernon Youth Bureau- City Hall Rm 308
Mount Vernon Youth Bureau- site at Mount Vernon High School- MV STRONG Office Rm 237
Mount Vernon Youth Bureau- site at Thornton High School- WWDAY Office Rm LL 21
For more information, please call (914) 665-2344

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Counselor in Training (CIT) Applications are now Available

Counselor in Training program for youth ages 13 and 14. Youth will receive a stipend of $200 for the 6 week program.

Application deadline is May 15, 2015

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Safe Haven Summer Day Program 2014 — Applications Now Available !!

SHF2015The Mount Vernon Youth Bureau would like to welcome the children and parents to the 2015 Safe Haven Summer Program. Program participants must be between the ages of 6-12 as of June 2015 in order to attend. Attached, you will find a registration package which must be completed prior to enrollment into the Safe Haven Summer Day Program. The fee for the 6 week program is $450.00 ($400 for additional siblings), money order ONLY.

Deadline for enrollment is May 29, 2015.

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