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Family Engagement Services Coordinator-Region 3 Carolina Youth Development Center, Charleston, SC Job Location SC – Charleston County – Charleston, SC Position Type: Independent Contractor Education Level: 4 Year Degree Position Summary:  Carolina Youth Development Center is seeking two dynamic individuals interested in the opportunity to become part of a transformative program as a Family Engagement Services…

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Carolina Youth Development Center Announces Three New Board Members

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE November 8, 2018 Contact: Beverly Hardin, Carolina Youth Development Center Phone: (843) 266-5222 Email: BHardin@cydc.org Carolina Youth Development Center Announces Three New Board Members New board members energize Carolina Youth Development Center’s strategic vision (North Charleston, SC) Carolina Youth Development Center (CYDC) announces the appointment of three new members to the Board…

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Dasher and Dancing:  Volunteers Bring Christmas Cheer to CYDC

You just never know when holiday decorating will turn into an impromptu dance party. It’s that Yuletide time of year at Carolina Youth Development Center (CYDC), so volunteers have been teaming up with our children to deck the halls of the cottages. Being away from their families during Christmas can be upsetting for kids living…

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Missing Home: Please Support Our Children This Holiday

Some of us may take for granted that the holidays mean gathering with family and friends and exchanging warm hugs and presents. However, the holidays can also be a challenging time of year, especially for our children living at Carolina Youth Development Center. It weighs heavy on their hearts to know that they will be away from their…

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Live5News Runs Feature on K-Con Thanksgiving Cookout Benefiting CYDC

Live 5 News ran a feel good feature on K-Con, Inc. Design/Build General Contractor’s 19th Annual Thanksgiving Cookout benefiting CYDC children, staff and families! It’s great to see such generosity being recognized in the community during this #seasonofgiving! You can view the full article here!

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SC DJJ Honors CYDC as Best ‘Up and Coming’ JRT Site

We are thrilled to share that the SC Department of Juvenile Justice recently recognized CYDC as the best “up and coming” Job Readiness Training (JRT) partner site, honoring us with a certificate and a trophy at an awards banquet in Columbia! The JRT program provides paid internships for underserved high school youth ages 14-18, helping…

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CYDC/Cummins Announce Partnership to Open Transitional House

New Partnership Gives Youth Aging out of Foster Care a Fighting Chance Carolina Youth Development Center, a nonprofit serving vulnerable children and families,  is partnering with Cummins, Inc. to develop an independent living transitional home that addresses the needs of youth aging out of foster care. The Cummins Foundation is providing a $120,000 grant to…