Providing Opportunities for America's Youth

Map of Recovery Act Results


Commitment at Day 100: Create 125,000 Summer Youth Jobs


Results at Day 200: Created over 211,000 Summer Youth Jobs

We are pleased to report that we exceeded our goal, with an additional 86,000 summer youth jobs over the original commitment of 125,000 keeping youth across the country involved, learning, and developing through a variety of valuable work experiences.

Top-level, state-by-state data can be reviewed in the table below. For more detailed information, download the .csv file here.


The American Recovery and Reinvestment Act is a strategic and significant investment in our country’s future. The Act will save and create jobs immediately while also laying the foundation for a robust and sustainable 21st century economy by modernizing our health care, improving our schools, modernizing our infrastructure, and investing in the clean energy technologies of the future.

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