The Career Zone provides employment resources and opportunities to in-school youth, ages 16-18 experiencing barriers to academic and career success.

Through a collaborative effort, with the Achieve More & Prosper (A.M.P.) Program, Franklin County residents are provided with workforce development and family support that seek to enrich the everyday lives of participants. Learn more about AMP here.

Family Engagement

  • Movie Nights
  • Health and Wellness Activities
  • Wealth Building Seminar

Professional Development

  • Career & College Readiness
  • Student Leadership Advisory Council
  • After School Program
  • Ohio Means Jobs & Portfolio Creation

Community Exposure

  • Volunteer Opportunities
  • Community Events
  • Partner Workshops
  • College & Site Visits

Employers Include

  • TECH CORPS
  • Arkbuilders
  • TI Law Group
  • Barack Community Center
  • The Past Foundation
  • More

Locations of Focus

  • North Columbus
  • East Columbus
  • Whitehall
  • South Columbus

Interested in partnering with the Career Zone as a youth participant or employer, please contact us below.