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.

July 26-30, 2021


Ongoing Throughout 2021

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

- Riyana

Hear from our 2021 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.

Crystal Steele


Youth of the Year

Hartford High School

Youth Solutions

Amari McKinney


Youth of the Year

Bridge Academy
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Melanie Gunn


Alumni of the Year

Kalamazoo County
Southwest Michigan Works!

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