Summer Youth Employment in the City of Rochester: A Review and Benchmarking of the Summer of Opportunity Program

Rochester NY engaged CGR to review its Summer of Opportunity (youth jobs) Program. Key issues explored included overall cost, administrative expenses, how impact is measured, and whether the city should continue its own program. CGR identified benchmark programs in New York City, Buffalo, Hartford, and Oneida County NY, and made recommendations for strengthening Rochester’s program.

Report Date: Dec 2012
Author(s): Kirstin Pryor , Erika Rosenberg , Erika Rosenberg
Subject(s): Program Evaluation , Children & Youth Services
Location: Monroe, New York