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Project Hope involves urban youth in neighborhood

Project Hope involved 50 West Central Spokane youth, ages 11 to 18, in the summer of 2016—in contrast to 72 in 2015—because of increased costs.
Youth 14 to 18 earned minimum wage, plus benefits and Social Security.  They filled out W-4 and I-9 forms, which they would do for other employment, said James Kashork, executive director since January 2014, when he started part-time. He has been full time director since January 2015.
The 11- to 13-year-old youth volunteer for a stipend of $250.

Project Hope grew out of conversations of West Central residents, forming in 2007 to offer green collar jobs, environmentally friendly, restorative entrepreneurial opportunities..... . . . More
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