The Leadership and Employment, Achievement and Direction (LEAD) Program offers 15 to 24-year-old Grand Rapids residents meaningful job opportunities. Through this program, young people will receive unique training in civic engagement, leadership and employment skills.
This fun and interactive experience include:
- workshops on résumé and cover letter writing
- dressing for success
- stress management
- financial literacy
- field trips to local businesses and colleges
Graduates from the LEAD program are eligible to apply employment opportunities through Mayor’s 100 Business.