The Chester Youth Collaborative (CYC) is a youth development initiative whose mission is to increase the quality of resources available to Chester youth between the ages of 12-22 by increasing the quality, quantity and duration of organizations that serve youth. This is done by providing technical assistance and training in a number of ways, including creating a uniformed management information system for organizations and building new programs. Interns are needed for both programs.
CYC originated in 2005 via a three-year grant from the William Penn Foundation. There are five groups that make up CYC: