The New Home of YouthBuild Schenectady


Welcome to the 
Social Enterprise and Training Center

"Transforming our community, one workforce at a time."

Taking Applications for 
YouthBuild & Train Up! 
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"I promised this year was gonna be the year I changed my life, and I did it."

"YouthBuild gave me purpose after prison."

  "I Told You To Rememeber I Will Do Something With Myself.... Watch Out!  Make Room For My Success."


Our Mission

Our mission is to provide transformative educational and workforce experiences that create a sense of purpose and hope in our communities while connecting business to real-time solutions.  

Our Community Impact

Our Impact

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

Jennifer Lawrence, Executive Director