Donation Boosts Youth Jobs Program

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TOPEKA, Kan. (WIBW) - An insurance company is trying to help employ America's youth.

State Farm presented the Topeka Youth Project with a $7,000 check Monday. The money will be used for its Jobs for Young Adults program.

JYA is a job readiness and life skills workshop for people ages 16 to 20. The workshop covers decision making, getting along with your boss and co-workers, and problem solving on the job.

It was developed by various employers in the Capital City.