YouthBuild North Shore

YouthBuild North Shore empowers young adults with the competency and desire to transform their lives and improve their communities through education, employment, and leadership development.

YouthBuild North Shore Facts:

  • The program serves 50 youth annually from Salem, Lynn, and surrounding North Shore communities.
  • 100% of YouthBuild North Shore graduates have been placed into employment or post-secondary education.
  • YouthBuild North Shore is the only YouthBuild in the region and the only new Massachusetts program to be approved in the last 7 years.
  • YouthBuild North Shore partners with Salem High School, and Catholic Charities to graduate our members with either a diploma or GED.


YouthBuild is a program of North Shore Community Development Coalition, with grant funding provided by the U.S. Department of Labor, AmeriCorps, and MA DESE.