Local Circles
Youth Application

Local Circles is the only place in Detroit where youth can ask their own questions and learn how to find answers about issues that are important to them. We offer Detroit teens ages 15-19 a unique experience in leadership training, community engagement, and job readiness. In this program, youth work together to identify a way to make an impact on our community.

Our meetings include icebreakers, brainstorming activities, small group discussions, training on job readiness and research skills, and project planning. Teens who participate in this program gain confidence, learn problem-solving skills in real-life settings, and improve communication while meeting new people and earning a stipend.

The application for our after school Action Teams is open now. This year, our members will make an impact on other teens by creating projects about how to be motivated to accomplish goals and breaking the cycle of adultism.

To join our program, please fill out the application below. You will receive a email from us within 1-2 business days.

This application should be completed by the participant. If you are a parent who wants to sign up their teen, please ask your teen to fill out their portion of the application.


If you have any questions about the sign up process or the program, reach out to us and we can talk you through the application process.

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