Get Involved

Leave Your Mark By Sponsoring the Youth Career Center of Hampton Roads

Help youth discover their talents by sponsoring special career-related events or help us continue to provide essential career-related services to youth by becoming a Center Sponsor.

Hire New Employees Through Our Personalized Recruitment Process

A Norfolk Recreation, Parks, Open Space representative enthusiastically speaks to a teen about open positionsThe Youth Career Center can host a unique hiring event on your behalf. These events can either assist with general outreach and recruitment of staff and volunteers or be hiring focused with onsite interviews. We will provide targeted invitations to Opportunity Inc. clientele that matches your specific needs. At the request of the employer, we will provide a prescreening process that includes application completion, interviewing, and resume development.

Volunteer Your Time

Become a Career Peer Advisor Intern

OLYMPUS DIGITAL CAMERA Are you thinking that a career helping teens realize their potential is right for you? The Youth Career Center of Hampton Roads offers college level internships during the Summer, Fall, and Spring semesters. Interns work directly with our youth helping them develop personal career pathways, create and facilitate workshops, run group tours, mentor Peer Council members, and attend a variety of outreach events throughout Hampton Roads.

Join Our Peer Council

Outgoing youth, ages 14-21, with an interest in leadership, are invited to join the Youth Career Center of Hampton Roads Peer Council. Our youth leaders advise the career center staff in outreach, event planning, community service, and the development of our workshops.

Use Your Expertise to Mentor Our Youth

news letter 5Share your career journey through interactive workshops and events. Lead youth through career-related activities, answer questions about your career, and help groom the next you! Mentors can volunteer for a variety of career immersion, job preparation, and financial literacy programs. Time commitment ranges from 1 hour to a full day based on the specific program requirements.

If you would like to get involved fill out our Adult Registration Form.