YouthBuild Brownsville empowers young adults ages 16-24 by helping them attain their educational and career goals.

This comprehensive program focuses on education, construction training, leadership development, and community service.

All YouthBuild Brownsville students are part-time AmeriCorps members who upon program completion are eligible for a college scholarship. 

Students participating in the program receive a training stipend, classroom uniforms, work gear and a range of support services. A primary focus of YouthBuild Brownsville is to help students gain marketable skills, work experience and assistance finding employment within the community.   

Youthbuild brownsville

Community Development Corporation of Brownsville
901 E. Levee St. Brownsville, TX 78520
(956) 541-4955

This YouthBuild Program (FY 2019 Annual Budget of $745,050) is supported, in part, by federal funds (U.S. Department of Labor, $422,724 or 56%), other federal funds ($43,619 or 6%) in partnership with non-federal revenue sources ($278,707 or 38%).  

Thank you to our funding agencies:

815 Arthur Street

Brownsville, Texas 78520


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NMLS ID 272420
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