The mission of Young Community Developers, Inc. (YCD) is to empower and inspire Southeast Sector Residents to engage in employment and educational opportunities. Through comprehensive preparation and training techniques targeted towards enhancing workforce readiness coupled with an inclusive set of additional services, YCD seeks to assist in the removal of employment and education barriers for our disenfranchised residents. YCD is passionately committed to the preparation, placement, and preservation of our Southeast Sector residents, resulting in each responsibly contributing to their personal and professional development, the development of their families, and to the economic development of their neighborhoods.



At Young Community Developers, Inc. our vision is to be community leaders in producing independent and productive members of society by providing innovative and high quality trainings and services. We understand, assist and self-empower individuals with the everyday tools and services that transform the lives in the Southeast Sector of San Francisco. “We make opportunities real!”



YCD provides the residents of Bayview Hunters Point and San Francisco residents at large a variety of job readiness training programs and support services to facilitate educational advancement and job placement. The following is a list of services YCD offers:


• GED/ H.S. Diploma
• CityBuild recruitment and referral
• Job placement assistance
• Youth Employment Programs
• Summer Work Experience Program
• Mayor's Youth Employment & Education Program

• Community Participation
• Employment Opportunities
• Career training and certification
• Clean Streets
• Job Readiness Training
• D-10 Summer Academic Program