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2017 Summer 500 Recap
The 2017 Summer 500 program provided summer jobs for nearly 300 local youth. Over 120 businesses participated in the 8-week program which gave the youth between the ages of 16-19 an opportunity to learn soft skills and on the job training. Special thanks to all of the business partners and local agencies who made this year such a huge success!

 Summer 500 Matching Day  Summer 500 Intern Damien Green  Summer 500 Interns

About Summer 500
The City of Savannah and businesses across the community have joined forces to match 500 students with 500 paid internships this summer. 

If you’re 16+ years old, this is your opportunity to get real-world work experience and make some money in the process.

If you own/manage a business,  this is your opportunity to make an investment in Savannah’s future workforce by helping to prepare our youth for success and get an intern who can make a real contribution to your operations.

Program Objectives

  • To increase internship, apprenticeship and mentorship opportunities for 500 students in the Greater Savannah area
  • To identify visionary business partners who are willing accept participating students and invest in Savannah’s future workforce.    

Click on one of the buttons below, and become part of the Summer 500!

Businesses Learn More
              Businesses: learn more about the Summer 500 program.
 Registration for students is now closed.
Registration for students is currently closed.
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If you represent a business that would like to host interns this summer, or you would like to make a monetary contribution to the effort, visit the Summer 500 page for Businesses.



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