Youth Development

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With programs that engage nearly anyone’s interest and instructors who are experts in their fields, Bird Street provides youth an oasis for healthy development and skills for the future. All Bird Street members participate in Academics or Workforce Development, often both. Programs include:


  • Homework Room & Tutoring
  • Math Is Not My Enemy
  • Connections to College

Workforce Development

  • Arts Entrepreneurship
  • Job Readiness Training
  • Resume Help
  • Youth Employment Opportunities through Successlink, ABCD, MPDC & More

Case Management & Support Programs

  • Referall Services for emotional and mental health issues
  • Hi-Set/GED Program Referalls

Youth Leadership Opportunities 

  • High School Youth Council
  • Middle School Youth Council


  • Jr. NBA League (Middle School)
  • 19 and Under Basketball League (High School)
  • Pee-Wee Basketball (Saturdays)

Summer Evening Program