Grant-funded Programs

Youth Rise

The Youth Rise grant program helps out-of-school Passaic County youth between the ages of 16 – 24 to improve academic skills and prepare for further education and employment.  Stipends are provided to eligible participants during their time in the program.

 

Youth Rise can help you to:

 

  • Improve your language arts and mathematics skills.

 

  • Gain employable skills.

 

  • Prepare for the high school equivalency exam (HiSET).

 

  • Plan a career path or further your education.

 

We have two convenient locations on the campuses of Passaic County Community College:

 

Passaic Academic Center
2 Paulison Avenue
Passaic NJ 07055

 

Wanaque Academic Center
500 Union Avenue
Wanaque NJ 07420

   

Contact us for more information and eligibility requirements for this no-cost program:

Telephone: 973-684-6153

Email: ce@pccc.edu