Inspiring and connecting youth to achieve a future beyond imagination.

Youth Solutions Youth

What We Do

We are advocates. We are coaches. We are mentors. We are ambassadors. We are connectors. Ultimately, we are solution seekers, deeply engaged and committed to preparing Michigan’s youth for tomorrow’s opportunities.

To learn more about our organization and our focused strategy, click to download our strategic plan.

Youth Solutions Strategic Plan

Invest in our Youth

As a partner, we connect you to a diverse group of motivated and inspired young people ready to achieve their future goals. By investing in our youth, you are also investing in your community.

JMG Youth

Our organization has positively impacted more than


youth across Michigan and will continue to evolve our offerings to ensure their ultimate success

Our Events

We raise up the youth voice, offering leadership opportunities and interactive events that support our young adults and connect them to potential future employers, colleges, trade schools and those who positively impact their future.

Holding Hands
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The program showed me there is a place for everybody, literally.

- Riyana

Hear from our 2020 Youth of the Year

Every year, three outstanding youth from our premier program, Jobs for Michigan's Graduates (JMG), are recognized for their leadership skills. Two current program participants and one alumni receive this annual recognition for their success and accomplishments in the program and beyond. All three are outstanding assets to the Youth Solutions community.

Kyra Gibson


Youth of the Year

Marquette-Alger Technical Middle College

Upper Peninsula Michigan Works!

Cheyenne McMillion


Youth of the Year

Kalamazoo County Out of School
Michigan Works! Southwest

Juwan Trainer


Alumni of the Year

Ingham County Jail
Capital Area Michigan Works!