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2018 Summer Counselor in Training (C.I.T) Application

2018 SUMMER Counselor In Training (C.I.T) Application

Complete the attached 2018 Summer Youth Employment & Training Program application. When returning the completed application, make sure all requested documents listed below are attached. Applications will only be accepted on Monday, April 9, 2018 through Friday, April 13, 2018 between the hours of 3:00 pm – 4:00 pm at the Youth Bureau, Room 306. SUBMISSION OF AN APPLICATION DOES NOT GUARANTEE ELIGIBILTY OR ENROLLMENT IN THE PROGRAM. EMPLOYMENT IS VERY COMPETITIVE!

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2018 Summer Youth Employment & Training Applications

The City of Mount Vernon Youth Bureau Summer Youth Employment & Training applications are now available. Applications are available for pick up at all public middle & high schools, and the Youth Bureau Headquarters until April 6, 2018.

Please read the application in its entirety to see the required documents and the return dates.

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2018 Safe Haven Summer Program Application

The Mount Vernon Youth Bureau would like to welcome children and parents to the 2018 Safe Haven Summer Program. Program participants must be between the ages of 6-12 as of June 2018 in order to attend. Attached, you will find a registration package which must be completed by June 16, 2018 in order for your child to be enrolled into the Safe Haven Summer Program.

In order for your child to be fully enrolled in the 2018 Safe Haven Summer Program, you must provide the following documents along with a completed application:
1. Proof of residence (i.e. utility bill/driver’s license, etc.)
2. Your child’s birth certificate
3. The attached medical form which must be completed by your child’s physician
4. Proof of child’s immunizations, completed by your physician, within the current school year or a recent sport medical clearance.

The early bird special ending March 30, 2018 for the six week program is $450.00 ($400.00 for additional siblings). After March 30, 2018 the fee will be $500.00 ($450.00 for additional siblings). Money order is the ONLY form of payment accepted. NO EXCEPTIONS. Please note acceptance is on a first come first served basis. All applications MUST be completed with all the required documents in order for your child to be considered a Safe Haven Summer Program participant. Program fees will only be accepted between the hours of 9:00 AM – 3:00 PM, Monday thru Friday. The fee is non-refundable and money orders should be made payable to the City of Mount Vernon-Youth Bureau. All fees include breakfast, lunch, two
T-shirts, arts & crafts, enrichment activities, games and admission fees for all field trips. Please note that this program’s low fee is a result of the financial support of the City of Mount Vernon, the Mount Vernon City School District, the Westchester County Youth Bureau and the Westchester County Board of Legislators.

The summer day program will be held at Columbus Elementary (455 N. High St Mt. Vernon, NY 10552). The six week program will begin Monday, July 9, 2018 and will conclude on Friday, August 17, 2018. Operating hours are Monday through Friday from 9:00 AM – 3:00 PM. Please do not drop-off your child before 9 AM at the Youth Bureau or program location. We will not be responsible for your child before that time. We do not provide transportation to or from the program site; therefore, your child must be picked-up by 3:00 PM. If there are any delays on field trips due to traffic or late departures parents will be notified by the program directors/counselors as soon as possible.

Space is limited. Therefore, if your child is not picked up on time on two or more occasions, we will dismiss your child from the program and give the next child on the waiting list an opportunity to attend. In addition, if your child presents a behavioral problem, they will be discharged from the program immediately.

The Mount Vernon Youth Bureau prides itself on the safety of all participants and we respectfully request the full cooperation of the parents. If you have any questions regarding our program, please contact Keisha Kendley at the Youth Bureau (914) 665-2344.

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2018 Entrepreneurship Summer Academy – Applications Available Now !

The Entrepreneurship Summer Academy is an 6 week intensive program for youth ages 15-17 years old who are interested in starting their own business. ESA is a great way to develop leadership skills, network with entrepreneurs, build a resume for future jobs and not to mention START A BUSINESS !!!

If selected, you can earn up to $600 this summer.

For more information contact Debbie Butler at 914-665-2346.

2018 Entrepreneurship Summer Academy Application

2018 Winter Employment & Training Program Applications are now available !

Applications for the 20178 Winter Youth Employment & Training Program are now available online and in Mount Vernon Middle and High Schools. Applications will only be accepted on Monday, January 22, 2018 through Friday, January 26, 2018 between the hours of 3:00 pm – 4:00 pm at the Youth Bureau, Room 306. Please be sure to return a COMPLETED application and ALL requested documents. SUBMISSION OF AN APPLICATION DOES NOT GUARANTEE ELIGIBILTY OR ENROLLMENT IN THE PROGRAM. EMPLOYMENT IS VERY COMPETITIVE!

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For more information, please contact the Youth Bureau at 914-665-2346.

MV Youth Bureau Student Ryan Barnes Local TV News Interview

Ryan Barnes

On Thursday, October 12th, Ryan Barnes was invited to be a guest on The Local Live, LMCTV’s Community News Show to talk about his view and showcase is talent to viewers. The segment was to celebrate October 11th which is known to be National Coming Out Day. Ryan Barnes is currently a senior at Mount Saint Michael Academy, Interns at LGBTQ Center, a Peer Educator at Mount Vernon Youth Bureau’s CAPP Program, and an avid volunteer for the V.I.C.T.O.R.Y Program through the Mount Vernon Youth Bureau.

Also invited was Sandy Soler who received her MSW from Fordham University and is Clinical Social Worker at Family Services of Westchester in Portchester, NY. Ms. Soler also works as the Parent & LGBTQAI Education Coordinator at the Mount Vernon Youth Bureau Comprehensive Adolescent Pregnancy Prevention (CAPP) Program where she runs an LGBTQAI support group and parenting workshops.

2017 – 2018 Safe Haven After-School Program Applications

The Safe Haven After-School Program is a collaborative effort of the City of Mount Vernon Youth Bureau, Westchester County Youth Bureau, Westchester County Executive’s Office, and the Westchester County Board of Legislators to provide free homework assistance and youth development activities to the students of Rebecca Turner Elementary School, Parker Elementary School, and Grimes Elementary School. Program participants must be between the ages of 7-12 as of September 2017 in order to attend. Deadline for enrollment is Friday, October 6, 2017 or once the program is full. Please note acceptance is on a first come first served basis.

Applications are available below!

Rebecca Turner Elementary School

Parker Elementary School

Grimes Elementary School

2017 Fall Youth Employment & Training Program Application

Applications for the 2017 Fall Youth Employment & Training Program are now available online and in Mount Vernon Middle and High Schools. Applications will only be accepted on Monday, September 25, 2017 through Friday, September 29, 2017 between the hours of 3:00 pm – 4:00 pm at the Youth Bureau, Room 306. Please be sure to return a COMPLETED application and ALL requested documents. SUBMISSION OF AN APPLICATION DOES NOT GUARANTEE ELIGIBILTY OR ENROLLMENT IN THE PROGRAM. EMPLOYMENT IS VERY COMPETITIVE!

For more information, please contact the Youth Bureau at 914-665-2346.

2017 Fall Youth Employment Application

2017 – 2018 Mount Vernon S.T.R.O.N.G. After-School Program Applications

The Mount Vernon S.T.R.O.N.G. (Students Taking Responsibility and Ownership Now and Graduating) Program is a collaborative effort of the City of Mount Vernon Youth Bureau and the City of Mount Vernon School District to provide services to the students of Columbus Elementary School, Graham Elementary School, Graham Middle School, Benjamin Turner Middle School, and Mount Vernon High School. A New York State Department of Education Grant to the City of Mount Vernon Youth Bureau funds this program. Participation in the program is free.

The Mount Vernon S.T.R.O.N.G. Program will be a work in progress by design that will be refined and changed by involvement of all stake – holders: students, parents, program staff, the Mount Vernon School District, Mount Vernon City Hall, and community members. At this time, the program partners envision the program as a safe and comfortable place that fosters the academic, personal, and social growth of each student.

Applications are available below!

Columbus Elementary School

Graham Elementary School

Graham Middle School

Benjamin Turner Middle School

Mount Vernon High School

MVYB Summer Programs Directory 2017