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Metro Flint YouthBuild Program

Metro Community Development

  • Program Flint Area
  • Program Area Revitalizing the Education Continuum
  • Grant Amount $52,708
  • Grant Period January 1, 2016–September 30, 2016
  • Location Flint, MI, United States
  • Geographic Focus Flint

About this grant

This grant will provide gap funding for Metro Community Development’s Flint YouthBuild Program and promote economic and social recovery from the Flint water crisis by expanding educational, career, and life opportunities for Flint area youth. The program offers disadvantaged Genesee County residents, ages 18-24, education, job training, and employment services. In addition, Metro Flint YouthBuild provides young adults with academic support to obtain their GED and develops job readiness skills focused on the construction trades.