Are you ready to change your life?

Struggling to find a job with no diploma and no training? Tampa Bay YouthBuild is here to help!

Next Orientation: February 12th, 2020 9:30-11:30 am @ Clearview Adult Education Center.

Contact Us!

Text or call: 727-366-1314

What Can Tampa Bay YouthBuild do for YOU?

  • Need money? You will GET PAID to earn your GED or diploma!
  • Get bored sitting in a classroom? You will do HANDS-ON construction at a Habitat for Humanity worksite building houses for those in need!
  • Want a career path that has tons of opportunity and pays well? You will be certified in construction by the end of the program!
  • Worried about actually finding a job? You will work with a job developer to help with job searching, resumes, applications, and interviews so you are prepared to go from YouthBuild into a career you love!
  • Need some extra support? You will have a case manager who helps make the program work best for YOU, provides extra resources and services you need, and supports you every step of the way!
  • Anything else? YES! You will have opportunities to better the world around you, become leaders, develop life skills and be part of a community.


Program Details

Is YouthBuild the right fit for you?

If you are:

  1. Between 17-24 years old
  2. A Pinellas County resident
  3. Not currently enrolled in school
  4. Not employed/low-income

Or if you meet other barrier requirements (in or aging out of foster care, have a documented disability, have a criminal history, have a parent who is or has been incarcerated, and more)

…then, you may be a perfect fit!

YouthBuild is a judge free zone- we want to help you put your past behind you and
prepare for a successful future!

If you’re not sure if you qualify, just give us a call, text or email!
Text or call: (813) 743-5568

Are you ready to join the Tampa Bay YouthBuild community?

Come to an orientation session where you will learn more about the program, get help filling out the application, and meet other potential participants!”

Only 25 individuals will be selected! Hurry up and get to an orientation!

  • Wednesday February 12th from 9:30-11:30am
  • Thursday February 27th from 4:00-6:00pm
  • Wednesday March 11th from 5:00-7:00pm
  • Thursday March 26th from 9:30-11:30am
  • Wednesday April 1st from 4:00-6:00pm

All orientations will take place at the Clearview Adult Education Center at 3815 43rd Street, St Petersburg, FL 33714

If you can’t make any of the listed orientations, please text or call (813) 743-5568!

Looking ahead! What comes after Orientation?
Mental Toughness will take place April 20th- April 24th.

If accepted to the program, classes will officially begin May 4, 2020.

Where can I find more information about YouthBuild?

Tampa Bay YouthBuild isn’t the only program like this. YouthBuild programs are happening all around the world.

You can learn more about the YouthBuild program and the amazing things they do here.

Plus, read these incredible success stories from people just like you who have been in the program and now are living a life they never thought was possible.

Contact Us

The Tampa Bay YouthBuild team is here to help answer all of your questions.


Text or call: (813) 743-5568

Tampa Bay YouthBuild is incredibly grateful for all of its amazing partners. These organizations have helped YouthBuild members by providing various resources, such as: donations, sponsorships, supplies, mentorships, educational series and local work-sites.

For more information about how your organization can get involved, please contact the Tampa Bay YouthBuild staff today!

Special Notice: Impact COVID-19

Effective Tuesday, March 17, 2020, all CareerSource Pinellas’ public events – including career fairs, onsite recruitments, workshops and community events – have been postponed until further notice.   Please see COVID-19 Information for updates and resources.  

Note: If you are in need of Reemployment Benefits Assistance, please visit: Reemployment Assistance Program.

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