Youth Leadership @ Second Stories

Through hands-on experience, and coaching, young people ages 13-24 have the opportunity to build leadership experience here at the Center and help effect change on personal, community, and system wide-levels.

Youth Summer Internship (6 Weeks, Paid)

Supportive first-time job experience
Structured opportunity to generate income

Skill Share

Housing & Money Management Skills
Interpersonal Skills
Health & Self-Care Skills
Planning Ahead for School and Work Goals

Youth Advisory Board

Advise on the design of the agency programing & policy
Event planning for the Second Stories Drop-in Center
Representation of youth interests & priorities

Youth Advocacy Group

Meeting & Facilitating Experience
Research Design & Implementation
Networking with other LGBTQ and community-based organizations
Engagement with policy-level issues

Peer Leaders Program

Training and Equipping Youth for Leadership Roles Within the Organization and Beyond
2 Year Paid Program
Hours: Please call (313) 252-1950 for current schedules and availability

Made possible in part by: Arcus Foundation, Grow Detroit’s Young Talent