YOUTH OPPORTUNITIES

The Felix Organization aims to engage and enrich the minds of children in foster care by making new experiences accessible to this community. This page is dedicated to sharing job opportunities, free workshops, events, and much more.

PROJECT GLIMMER'S
EMPOWER HOUR

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Calling all young women ages 16-24! 

 

Ticket to Dream would like to invite you to join Project Glimmer’s Virtual Empower Hour on Wednesday, June 23rd!

 

The virtual event will be from 4PM-5:15PM EST.

 

This Day of Empowerment will allow you to learn about cool careers in finance, teach you how to sharpen your professional edge, and hear conversations from industry-leading women who work their magic daily plus receive an amazing gift bag in the mail! 

 

CLICK THE LINK BELOW OR EMAIL stefanie@projectglimmer.org TO RSVP BY OR BEFORE JUNE 18th! 

GOOD SPORTS JOB OPPORTUNITY

Good Sports is seeking a Community Engagement AmeriCorps VISTA for 2021-2022.

 

The VISTA will assist in designing community outreach initiatives and curating impactful stories for impact reports and social media. 

 

Good Sports is seeking an individual who is comfortable on the phone, passionate about assisting communities in need, and solution-oriented.

 

Individuals must be 18+ and available to serve for one year. Submit an application before Wednesday, June 23rd!  

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WITH ART!
A VIRTUAL ART PROGRAM FOR TEENS IMPACTED BY FOSTER CARE

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Are you between the ages of 13-16 years old? 

Are you an artist? 

Are you considering studying art in college?

Is pursuing a career in the arts something you dream of? 

If so, apply to WITH ART today!

 

WITH ART is a free advanced virtual art program specifically for children in foster care from July 6th- August 6th.

The application deadline is June 21st by 9pm PST/11:59pm EST. Check out the link below for the program overview and application!

BROADWAY BOUND KIDS MUSICAL THEATRE SUMMER PROGRAM

Are you interested in musical theatre? 

 

Do you want to make life-long memories as you belt out show tunes, play hilarious theatre games, write original scripts based on their own imaginations, and perform?

 

Join Broadway Bound Kids for their 8-week In-Person Musical Theatre Summer Program with a different weekly theme!

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GET "STEMULATED" WITH THE PARRIS FOUNDATION!

The Parris Foundation's Weekend Enrichment & STEM Camp programs are designed to help middle and high school students improve their math, science and technology skills in a fun and engaging setting:

  • Every Saturday 10am – 3pm; Tutoring Tues & Thu 3:30-7:30pm

  • A total of ~248 hours Annually (2.5 months of add’l school)

  • Engaging: Middle & High school Students

  • Students travel to Harlem and the Upper West Side from the Bronx, Brooklyn, Queens, and various parts of Manhattan

 

Are you in middle or high school and would like to enroll for free?

 

Click the link below to apply for July's Weekend Enrichment & STEM Camp:

CAMP FELIX IS HIRING!

Do you know someone looking for a fun and exciting summer job?

SPEND YOUR AUGUST AT CAMP FELIX! 

Located in Putnam Valley (1-hour north of NYC), Camp Felix is an overnight summer camp experience for young people in foster care.

Click the link below for current openings and to apply!

FAMOUS FOOTWEAR
IS HIRING!

A Message From Famous Footwear: 

 

"Famous Footwear is proud to support the Ticket to Dream Foundation and foster youth nationwide. We think everyone deserves to feel a little famous— including our store Associates! That’s why we’re inviting current and former foster youth to join our team. We encourage you to find your fit with us by exploring job openings at a store near you."

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FOSTER STRONG
WITH CANDI MARIE AND SEAN ANDERS

Check out Felix Jr. Board Member, Candi Marie's, podcast for encouraging testimonies and uplifting advice! Click the link below to tune in.

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LEVEL UP!

Level Up is an inspirational one-day conference for foster youth. This event will be held on Saturday, December 11, 2021. 

This program is presented by: The Felix Organization, Music is Unity, and The Purple Project.

Please check back here for updates soon!

DISCLAIMER: Some of these are third party opportunities, which are not programs operated by The Felix Organization.