CONNECT TO MYCOM OPPORTUNITIES:

Afterschool and Summer Programs

Connect to any-age positive youth programs by calling Starting Point at 216-575-0061.

Youth Leadership

Join a teen leadership team by calling Neighborhood Leadership Institute 216-812-8708 or download this flyer of places that offer leadership opportunities.

Youth Jobs

Learn about teen jobs through Youth Opportunities Unlimited at 216-566-5445.

Neighborhood Engagement

Join people from other sectors of your community to make positive changes. Call Neighborhood Leadership Institute at 216-812-8700.

Resources:

2011-2012 Community Report
2009-2010 Community Report

MYCOM BOOKLET: This document has “who we are” and “what we do” information about the MyCom network, detailing the focus areas and partners doing youth development work, as well as giving contact information useful to families, donors, and community partners.

POSITIVE ACTIVITIES BROCHURE: Contains partner phone numbers and opportunities.

GUIDE TO PROMOTING YOUTH VOICE: “Building Stronger Communities Through Our Youth” brochure includes tips to help adults work more effectively with young people.

BACK-TO-SCHOOL FLYER: Includes ways to connect to positive opportunities that build communities and reduce crime.

YOUTH LEADERSHIP OPPORTUNITIES FLYER: A listing of neighborhood agencies and other groups that offer leadership councils for youth.

Contact Us
To find youth programming close to your home, contact Starting Point: 216-575-0061, 1-800-880-0971, or 1-800-750-0750 (TTY).

Ways to connect to the MyCom network:

Parents or Youth, looking for:

Youth programs (after school, summers, holidays)
Call Starting Point at 216-575-0061

Youth employment opportunities
Visit Youth Opportunities Unlimited (Y.O.U.) at www.youthopportunities.org

Leadership opportunities for children ages 13 to 18
Call Donte Gibbs at Neighborhood Leadership Institute at: 216-812-8708, or  download this flyer of places offering leadership opportunities

Neighborhood residents, looking for:

Community leadership opportunities; how to join a neighborhood mobilization team
Call Neighborhood Leadership Institute at 216-812-8700

Mentoring/volunteer opportunities
Call Greater Cleveland Volunteers at 216-391-9500

Speakers/presenters on youth development
Leave a request on the MyCom line at 216-698-8927

Donation opportunities
Call The Cleveland Foundation at 216-861-3810

Organizations and businesses, looking for:
Ways to join the network
Leave a request on the MyCom line at 216-698-8927

Ways to offer summer jobs/internships/job shadowing
Visit Youth Opportunities Unlimited (Y.O.U.) at www.youthopportunities.org

Ways to become a funding partner
Call The Cleveland Foundation at 216-861-3810

Networking opportunities with other organizations through a neighborhood mobilization team
Call Neighborhood Leadership Institute at 216-812-8700