Job Club

CAS-Carrera participants are immersed in the world of careers, develop basic work-related skills, learn principles behind banking and savings, and participate in business activities that will expose them to entrepreneurship and earning potential.

  • Each participant opens and maintains a savings account.
  • All young people earn a stipend for weekly Job Club participation.
  • Trained Job Club Educators lead a rigorous financial literacy curriculum developed with program partner Junior Achievement of New York that includes lessons on loans, bonds, stocks, interest, and credit.
  • Young people gain insight into small business ownership through regular entrepreneurial activities.
  • Job Club provides community service opportunities and job-shadowing events.