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  • The Problem

    There are over 11,000 opportunity youth ages 16 – 24 in Travis County who are disconnected from education and employment.

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  • The Opportunity

    The creative economy is a leading economic force in the U.S. employing over 33% of the population. By 2020, that percentage will rise to nearly 40%. Despite this explosive growth, too many underserved youth are not benefiting from these opportunities.

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  • Our Solution

    E4 Youth works with local schools, colleges and employers to identify overlooked creative youth. We help them cultivate workplace skills and build capacity through Employability Curriculum and after school enrichment projects.

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  • College and Career Mapping

    We put youth to work through job shadowing, internship and apprenticeship opportunities and assist them as they transition to college, career and entrepreneurial endeavors.

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Programs

Employability Curriculum

Employability Curriculum

Students earn micro-credentials as they participate in highly collaborative games that emphasize Team Building, Critical Thinking and Media Literacy skills.

Get Creative Enrichment Clubs

Get Creative Enrichment Clubs

Led by coaches selected from E4 Youth’s pool of trained college mentors and industry professionals, the clubs focus on the broad areas of music, audio/video production, design, journalism and interactive development.

Shadow the Pros

Shadow the Pros

Youth work with college/career coaches as they shadow professionals and complete projects for real clients.

Music Legacy Project

Music Legacy Project

Students work directly with top notch industry professionals to write, record, perform, market and distribute high quality music projects.

E4 Hire

E4 Hire

Our brightest young creatives work side by side with the pros to deliver premium content and social media campaigns.

Industry Access

Industry Access

E4 Youth works with top creative and technology partners to provide guest speakers, workplace tours and mentoring opportunities.

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