Yonkers program helps match young people to summer jobs

The new Hire A Yonkers Youth program matches 14 to 21-year-olds with businesses in all kinds of fields. (5/9/14)

YONKERS - The city of Yonkers announced a new program aimed at helping young people get jobs this summer.

The new Hire A Yonkers Youth program matches 14 to 21-year-olds with businesses in all kinds of fields.

Currently 175 applicants will be placed, but more than 500 young people have already signed up for the program.

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The Yonkers Workforce Investment Board says it needs more business leaders to sign up for the program. 

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