The New Home of YouthBuild Schenectady


"YouthBuild gave me purpose after prison."

Recruitment has Officially Begun! 
#BeTheChange... Apply to YouthBuild Today! 

 Transforming communities
and our lives.

US Department of Labor awards YouthBuild Schenectady 
$1.1 Million Grant. 

First Niagara Bank awards YouthBuild Schenectady $25,000. 

Welcome to the 
Social Enterprise and Training Center.

The New Home of YouthBuild Schenectady

Our Mission

Our mission is to assist young adults in transforming their lives and their communities through education, training, community mobilization and sustainable wage jobs.

Our Community Impact

Our Impact

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"We do whatever it takes to ensure that our young people have every chance for success"

Jennifer Lawrence, Executive Director