T3 is an internship for high school students with a focus on developing skills and exposing our youth to an integrative knowledge base that will serve them beyond high school. The core goal for participants as they complete this internship is to be equipped with the skill sets to be college ready, job ready, and career ready.

The T3: Training Teens for Tomorrow program is voluntary for those selected and upon completion of the 10 week internship the member will receive a $800 check to further their advancement. Stipulations to receiving full amount are as follows:

  • No unexcused absences to work.
  • Not miss any training periods.
  • Keep the Boys & Girls Club of Albany informed of future successes.

The trainings are specifically designed to target questions that the interns may have regarding the broader topics as follows:

  • Career Aspirations
  • Importance of Education and Financial Aid Opportunities
  • Financial Literacy
  • College Visit
  • Resume Building and Interview Training

 

Upon completion of the T3: Training Teens for Tomorrow program those who participated may be eligible for future part time employment with the Boys & Girls Club of Albany.

CAREER & COLLEGE PREP

  • Email Knowledge & Etiquette
  • College Preparation
  • FAFSA & Scholarship Preparation
  • Financial Literacy

CAREER EXPLORATION

  • Career Fair
  • Alternative Career Pathways
  • Firsthand Work Experience
  • Professional & Community Networking

EMPLOYMENT

  • Resume and Cover Letter Building
  • First Aid + CPR Certifications
  • Oregon Food Handlers Certification
  • Developing Interview Techniques
  • Mock Interviews
  • SOFT Skills Growth Development
  • Weekly Intern Reviews

FOLLOW-UP

  • Job Possibilities within the Organization
  • Job Placement Assistance
  • Further Academic Success Support
  • Boys & Girls Club of Albany Scholarship

2023-2024 IMPORTANT DATES

FALL T3

APPLICATION DUE:
SEPTEMBER 18

STARTS:
OCTOBER 2 – DECEMBER 8

WINTER T3

APPLICATION DUE:
DECEMBER 11

STARTS:
JANUARY 8 – MARCH 15

SPRING T3

APPLICATION DUE:
MARCH 18

STARTS:
APRIL 1 – JUNE 7

SUMMER T3

APPLICATION DUE:
JUNE 3

STARTS:
JUNE 24 – AUGUST 23

If you have any future questions regarding the T3: Training Teens For Tomorrow program please contact Vanessa Cisneros at (541) 926-6666 or through e-mail at vanessa.cisneros@bgc-albany.org