Youth with Common Wealth Development

Working at Xogo ToysCommon Wealth has been helping teens take steps toward economic success since 1991.  Our goal is to create opportunities for youth to develop and apply employment and financial skills that will help them now and far into the future.  Our participants also build a host of life skills ranging from prioritizing to problem-solving that enable them to exercise more control over their lives.  Our award-winning programs provide teens with employment and financial education, job placements, mentoring, and matched savings accounts.

Taste of Willy Street is Coming May 6th!

Taste of Willy Poster

The Greater Williamson Area Business Association and Common Wealth Development’s Youth Programs are collaborating to present the 13th annual Taste of Willy Street on Tuesday, May 6 at the Wil-Mar Neighborhood Center, 953 Jenifer Street. This is an annual fundraising event for GWABA that also greatly benefits Common Wealth Development’s Youth Programs. The Taste is a local culinary...


Youth Programs Receives Award








Youth Programs Receives Award

            From left to right:  Rachel Darken, Youth Employment Specialist,
Suzie Considine, Youth Programs Director,

Tyrone Cratic Williams, Youth Employment and Financial Literacy Specialist

           On October 16, Common Wealth Development’s Youth Programs received the
Youth Gang Prevention and Intervention Services Award from the
Dane County Youth Gang Prevention Task Force.

          The award...


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Contribute to Youth!

There are many ways to get involved with our programs and make a meaningful contribution to the youth we are working with.  Just click on the links below to get started. You can donate money to help us create employment and financial opportunities for youth so they can exert more control of their lives! You can partner to hire and mentor one of our program participants at your business! You can volunteer to mock interview teens in our programs!

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