Get Involved

Get Involved: If you want to make a difference in the lives of at-risk youth, then we want you on our team. We are actively recruiting volunteers for our board of directors, management advisory team, teachers, mentors and other functions.

Executive Director: The Executive Director will collaborate with representatives of public and private schools, businesses, parents and other supporters. The work schedule for this part-time position is flexible and is set by the selected Executive Director. For More Information Click Here

Individuals: May participate as Guest Speakers – Share learning on industry topics such as Entrepreneurship, E-Commerce, Leadership, and other interest areas.

  • Time Commitment: One hour session.

Job Coaches: Assist with job preparation including resume writing and mock interviewing.

  • Time Commitment: 1-2 hours.

College Advisors: Assist with the application process, including writing essays and financial aid forms. Time

  • Commitment: 1-2 hours per week.

Curriculum Advisors: Work one-on-one with students learning business and technical skills – Time

  • Commitment: In person, by phone, or by email 2+ hours per week for 3-6 months.

Instructors: Teach the YEDF Youth Entrepreneurship Training Curriculum as a member of our learning team.

  • Time Commitment: 2-3 days per week.

Company Tours: Allow YEDF students to visit your businesses and let them shadow your employees for an afternoon, or give them a tour of your business