• About Statesboro Youth Connect (SYC)

    Statesboro Youth Connect is a 5-week summer program for high school students. The program starts on Tuesday, May 30, 2023. Students will get to interact with government leaders, community leaders, and other individuals to obtain valuable skills.  The total number of hours committed to SYC is 30 hours each week. Participants will be paid $7.25 per hour. Content covered includes:

    • Fundamentals of City Government
    • Life Skills, Soft Skills, and Employability Skills
    • Career Exploration
    • Civic Engagement
    • Leadership
    • Diversity
  • Eligibility

    • To be eligible for the program, a student must be enrolled in high school (grades 10 through 12 by August 2023); and
    • Live in the city limits of Statesboro; or
    • A dependent of a City of Statesboro employee

Dr. LaSara Mitchell

Program Coordinator, Statesboro Village Builders

Phone: (912) 212-2378
Email: lasara.mitchell@statesboroga.gov