Green Technical Education and Employment (Green Tech) is a community-based, non-profit organization registered with the United States government as a 501 c3 corporation charged with providing quality workforce skills, education and health strategies to maintain sustainable communities.
The Green Tech non-profit collaborates with community partners to stimulate economic development by means of academic and professional engagement of high school students and young adults from economically disadvantaged communities. Green Tech is organized to address multiple academic and economic deficiencies in these communities.
Registered students receive academic and career technical education to develop proficiency and networking opportunities for the necessary resources to secure gainful employment, management and create jobs in the green economic sector. Our goal is to secure internships, apprenticeships and career opportunities for achieving students.
Green Technical Education and Employment (Green Tech) trains and develops "opportunity youth" with emerging green collar skills, introducing them to careers in building design and construction trades, science, entrepreneurship and engineering. Green skills, focusing on clean energy, environmental protection and energy efficiency to provide career opportunities for youth from traditionally underserved communities.
Green Tech is committed to job creation, training, career development and entrepreneurial opportunities in the clean energy economy. We develop sustainable communities with innovative economic development strategies. Our mission is to train and develop "opportunity youth" with emerging green collar skills, introducing them to building design and construction trades, science, technology and engineering. Green Tech activities emphasize environmental protection to provide career opportunities for youth from low-income and disadvantaged communities. Green Tech develops workforce skills and improves overall health conditions by reducing human impact on the environment.
Youth and Young Adults Ages 12-21
Foster Youth and Emancipated Foster Youth
Young Adults Re-entering Society
Small Business Development
Building and Construction Trades
Agribusiness and Urban Forestry