First Stop For A Second Chance
Recruitment for Bridge Academy is open.
Bridge Academy in Benton Harbor is changing the lives of local youth and helping them create a brighter future.
Bridge Academy offers participants a second chance to earn their GED or high school diploma. It is designed to teach self sustainability — participants work one-on-one with staff members to identify potential career paths and to enhance employability skills. The Bridge Academy and vocational programs are free of charge for anyone age 16 to 19.
Flexible school schedule
Access to wider assortment of jobs after graduation
Personalized job training and coaching
Chance to participate in Bridge Academy events throughout the year (with prizes, food, and games)
Bridge Academy is powered by Kinexus, a Tri-County (Berrien, Van Buren, and Cass) organization that’s mission is to provide sustainable and systemic solutions for the most pressing employer workforce challenges.
To learn more about Bridge Academy or how to enroll, call 269-927-1064, x1400 and ask for Yolanda Gill, email GillY@kinexus.org or stop by the Kinexus Service Center, 499 W Main St., Benton Harbor.