Who is Invited to Participate in the Fair?

The InspireYouth@Work Opportunities Fair provides employers with FREE access to over 400 teens and young adults from all 8 localities, that are looking for employment, internships, and volunteer opportunities during the summer.

This event is specifically hosted for young people ages 14 – 24.

Because this event is made possible through a joint partnership of the city and surrounding counties, there is no limit to registration. Employers and Summer Opportunity holders that serve the counties of Charles City, Chesterfield, Goochland, Hanover, Henrico, New Kent, Powhatan and the City of Richmond are invited to participate (free of charge) at this event.

  • Nearly 80% of the employers that have attended the Opportunities Fair was able to secure employees and volunteers for their business or organization.
  • 100% of the employers that attended the 2017 InspireYouth@Work Opportunities Fair rated the experience as well organized, well coordinated, and well attended.

Please complete the information form if you are an employer, have volunteer opportunities, or resource provider and would like to participate in the next fair.