The 2024 Summer Youth Employment Program Is Now In Session!

Unlocking Potential and Paving Paths for Future Success

The 2024 Mayor Marion S. Barry Summer Youth Employment Program (SYEP) provides young people aged 14-24 in Washington, D.C. with valuable work experience, career exploration opportunities, and skills development during the summer months. The program aims to empower youth by connecting them with local businesses, government agencies, and non-profit organizations, fostering personal growth and preparing them for future career success. Participants gain hands-on experience, mentorship, and the chance to contribute to their communities, all while earning a stipend. Students can opt to participate virtually or in person. For more information, visit

Feeding Hope: Energizing DC Youth with Nutritious Meals!

At Total Family Care Coalition, we leverage the D.C. Youth Meals Program to support our community outreach efforts. Partnering with OSSE allows us to distribute nutritious meals to families in need, contributing to a healthier and more stable environment for all. This collaboration not only addresses immediate hunger but also strengthens community resilience, enhancing the overall well-being of families across Washington, D.C. To dive deeper into the D.C. Youth Meals Program, visit DC Youth Meals Program | Osse