Annual Celebration Reception & Fundraiser

 

ACYR

Arizona Center For Youth Resources builds pathways to success through education, skill building and employment.

 

Programs

ACYR offers an array of high quality programs designed to ensure success – continuing education choices, work-based learning, leadership development, linkages to employers, and on-going, sustained support.

 

2018 Tax Credit Program

Donations given by April 15th, 2019 can be deducted from your 2018 tax return!

 

Volunteer

Your Time = A Brighter Future For Local Youth

WE ARE ACYR

Arizona Center For Youth Resources

For over 40 years, We have been serving Phoenix’s opportunity youth the resources they need to become successful educated and employed adults. Our academic, vocational, and employment programs offer local youth the opportunity to realize their potential, build their pathway and guide them to success.

In 2010…

Phoenix, Arizona was rated one of the worst cities in the US for youth not in school or employed.

At-Risk or Opportunity youth face barriers daily that prevent them from successfully transitioning into adulthood. Many common barriers for these youth are poverty, family instability, poor school environment and much more. The longer these youth go without assistance the less likely they are to becomes successful adults. Join us to change the statistics and futures of at-risk youth in Phoenix. Learn More 

OUR SOLUTION

Our commitment to developing the next generation of workers is our top priority. Our focus to insure our success in serving our community starts with our staff, programs and principles.

Our Staff

  • Dedicated
  • Compassionate
  • Knowledgable
  • Professional

Our Programs

  • Variety of Options
  • Work-based Learning
  • Leadership Development
  • Job Skills Training

Our Principals

  • Sustained Support
  • Research-Based Curriculum
  • Effective Programs
  • Promoting Success

CHANGING THE STATISTICS

Every year, ACYR makes a difference in the lives of over 1,500 youth in Phoenix through our programs to earn educational credentials and learn skills to find meaningful employment. In 2017 ACYR accomplished the following:

OVER
166
Teens and young adults received a diploma, earned their GED or obtained a post-secondary credential.
OVER

675

Youth received employment opportunities through internships, direct hire or ACYR skill building.
OVER

100

Young adults enrolled in postsecondary education to further their career goals.

Programs

Committed to developing the next generation of workers, ACYR offers an array of high quality programs designed to ensure success – continuing education choices, work-based learning, leadership development, linkages to employers, and on-going, sustained support.

Adult Basic Education Program

 Get Your GED
Learn English
Improve Academic Skills
College & Career Readiness

Workforce Development Program

Hands On Training
Job Certifications
College & Career Preparation
Paid Internships

Center of Excellence
High School

Monday-Thursday Classes
Dropout Recovery
Small Class Sizes
Safe & Secure Campus

Compliance

Average salary of all teachers employed in budget year 2019 $ 38,075
Average salary of all teachers employed in prior year 2018 $ 32,646
Increase in average teacher salary from the prior year 2018 $ 5,429
Percentage increase 16.6%

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