This program is designed for teens 15-16 years of age from disadvantaged communities in Milwaukee, WI. The program runs for 8 weeks (June and July). The participants are selected through applications and interviews.
DESCRIPTION OF PROGRAM
The teens work in service industries such as restaurants, hotels, golf courses, and grocery stores in Door County. Their jobs are in close proximity to the DCSH house. They will be paid a competitive wage and learn essential work skills that will serve them well into the future.
ACCOMMODATIONS AND LOGISTICS
Housing, meals and transportation will be provided by DCSH. The teens will be supervised by two teachers from the Milwaukee Public School System and they will live with the teens in the house.