YES Summer Program 

The Youth Energy Squad Summer Program aims to grow youth leadership in sustainability and justice by engaging high school students in developing, planning and completing youth-driven community greening projects that improve neighborhood environments within Detroit.

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2022 Community
Partner Application

Are you a community organization or nonprofit? Do you have an idea for a project addressing a sustainability issue in your community that you would like to host? Email Us at or

2022 Summer Crew Members

Are you a Detroit resident between 17-24 interested in working on a sustainability project in your community? This is the place for you! 

Summer Crew


Are you a passionate leader at least 20 years old & interested in sustainability, social justice and mentoring young Detroiters during their summer employment? We're currently accepting applications for 2022 Summer Program Cycle.