The Youth Success team supports United Way of Southwest Virginia’s cradle-to-career approach.
United Way innovates for positive, lasting social change by creating sustainable solutions to address the challenges facing tomorrow’s workforce and through collaboration with government, business, nonprofit and individuals.
United We Achieve This By:
The Youth Success department at United Way of Southwest Virginia is the SWVA hub that strengthens the network of providers working together to improve youth’s access to career-building opportunities. The core services offered by the Youth Success team members include:
Working with local business partners to create work-based learning opportunities for students
Connecting schools and students to employers and employees for career exploration
Increasing availability of and access to internship opportunities across the region
What We Do
How We Tackle These Issues