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Brooklyn Public Library

Brooklyn Public Library is one of the nation’s largest library systems and among New York City’s most democratic institutions. BPL provides nearly 60,000 free programs a year with writers, thinkers, artists, and educators—from around the corner and around the world. And we give Brooklynites millions of opportunities to enjoy one of life’s greatest satisfactions: the joy of a good book.

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FDNY Office of Recruitment and Retention

The Fire Department of the City of New York (FDNY) is the largest Fire Department in the United States and universally is recognized as the world’s busiest and most highly skilled emergency response agency. The Department’s main goal is to provide fire protection, emergency medical care, and other critical public safety services to residents and visitors in the five boroughs. The Department also works to continually educate the public in fire, life safety and disaster preparedness, along with enforcing public safety codes. FDNY offers training programs for ages 17 1/2 and up to become firefighters, EMS trainees, dispatchers, fire code inspectors, administrative positions, and other career paths within the FDNY. To learn more visit https://www.joinfdny.com/tag/office-of-recruitment-and-retention/

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Ifetayo Cultural Arts Academy

Ifetayo Cultural Arts Academy offers African-centered, multi-disciplinary arts & cultural education and wrap-around supports for the whole family and provides cultural arts & leadership development programs for youth, ages 3-18. Many of our classes and workshops are free or priced affordably to ensure access for all. We offer six major programs serving over 2000 students and their families annually. Each student’s talents are celebrated to provide an enriching learning experience. Our programs are carefully designed to promote self-awareness and inner growth, knowledge of African Culture, the meaning of community and the importance of respecting and loving one another. Watch the video below to learn more. To sign up for programs, visit ifetayo.org.

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Youth Design Center

We are a youth-led design agency and innovation hub based in Brooklyn. We provide trainings, workshops, and volunteer opportunities for young people interested in getting into design and tech careers. ALL of our programs are FREE and often offer stipends at the completion of the cohort.

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