Mile High Youth Corps

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Mile High United Way Mile High United Way - MHUW
General Information
Description of AgencyThrough paid work experience, community service and educational activities, Mile High Youth Corps (MHYC) helps youth develop the skills they need to succeed in the classroom, the workforce and everyday life. MHYC strives to meet the needs of a diverse community by offering year-round employment focusing on land, energy and water conservation, and a diploma program for high school drop-outs.
MissionTo help youth make a difference in themselves and their communities through meaningful service opportunities and educational experiences.
HistorySince its inception as Year One in 1992, over 1000 youth have had the opportunity to learn and serve at the Corps. Mile High Youth Corps (MHYC) successfully transitioned from a small, seasonal, neighborhood-based organization to a comprehensive, year-round, metro-wide program that integrates work experience, education, career preparation and life skills training.
LocationDenver County
Geographic AreaAdams, Arapahoe, Boulder, Broomfield, Denver, Douglas, and Jefferson counties
Facility/ADA AccessYes
Intake ProcedureCall or visit the website for more information
Agency TypeNonprofit
Client Information
Languages SpokenEnglish, Spanish
EligibilityYoung adults ages 18 - 24. If an individual is under the age of 18 they can contact Mile High Youth Corps to explore other opportunities available.
Hours of OperationMonday - Friday, 7:30 a.m. - 5 p.m.
Contact Information
Contact's PositionOutreach Coordinator
Contact's Phone(303) 433-1206 Ext. 221
Physical Site Address 11801 Federal Blvd
Physical Site City, State, ZipDenver, CO 80204
Main Phone(303) 433-1206
Fax(303) 433-5997
Additional Information
Date Agency Entered01/24/2006
Affiliated Programs and Services
This Agency: Mile High Youth Corps
Affiliated Programs: Decatur St - Mile High Youth Corps
Federal Blvd - Mile High Youth Corps
Affiliated Services: AmeriCorps Leadership and Conservation (Federal Blvd) - Mile High Youth Corps
Conservation Employment Opportunities (Federal Blvd) - Mile High Youth Corps
Water Auditing and Energy Assessments (Decatur St) - Mile High Youth Corps
YouthBuild Education and Employment Opportunities (Federal Blvd) - Mile High Youth Corps