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At Our Piece of the Pie, Inc.(R)(OPP®), we believe that with access and opportunity, all youth can succeed. With the mission to “help urban youth become successful adults,” OPP has successfully structured its programs and services to lead at-risk or disadvantaged youth, ages 14-24, toward the goals of achieving a college degree or vocational credential and/ or obtaining rewarding post-education employment. Through innovative methods, OPP seeks to re-engage over-age, under-credited youth and help them find a realistic “pathway to success.”

As part of our program structure, youth 14-18 are offered the opportunity to participate in a variety of creative Youth Businesses. Here our award-winning “work and learn” programs engage youth in businesses that produce products and services of interest to youth. The OPP Youth Businesses combine occupational skill building with life…

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  • Joined March 28, 2011

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About

At Our Piece of the Pie, Inc.(R)(OPP®), we believe that with access and opportunity, all youth can succeed. With the mission to “help urban youth become successful adults,” OPP has successfully structured its programs and services to lead at-risk or disadvantaged youth, ages 14-24, toward the goals of achieving a college degree or vocational credential and/ or obtaining rewarding post-education employment. Through innovative methods, OPP seeks to re-engage over-age, under-credited youth and help them find a realistic “pathway to success.”

As part of our program structure, youth 14-18 are offered the opportunity to participate in a variety of creative Youth Businesses. Here our award-winning “work and learn” programs engage youth in businesses that produce products and services of interest to youth. The OPP Youth Businesses combine occupational skill building with life skills and employment skills training. We encourage you check out some of our amazing youth creations here on etsy.com and further support the work of OPP by visiting www.opp.org.

For questions regarding this shop, contact julie.bergeron [!at] opp.org

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