The 2021 summer program begins in early June. Both virtual or in-person opportunities are in high demand for community youth, ages 14+.

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Hire KC

Hire KC accelerates work-readiness for youth. We recruit and place future-ready youth into internships and connect them to seasonal or part-time jobs. Once registered, employers can access the Accelerator – job board – where youth connect and apply for internships, projects and jobs.

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Entrepreneurship KC

Are you invested in creating and developing the next generation of entrepreneurs and building a culture of innovation? Interns are matched with businesses/entrepreneurs based on career industry interest and supported by the Entrepreneurship KC team.


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Key Employer Benefits :

  • Build a diverse pipeline of qualified and prepared staff.
  • Drive innovation through the inclusion of the emerging generation’s technological competencies.
  • Develop local talent, expanding the workforce.
  • Strengthen the Kansas City community.


We look forward to working with you and your organization!

Working for Youth is a collaborative effort powered by Hire KC, Entrepreneurship KC, and KC Common Good.