The future of Cape Cod is in your hands.

CCYP is creating a community plan to make the Cape a better place for young people to live and work.

Shape the Cape Survey winner Christopher Lumping
Congratulations to our Shape the Cape Raffle Winner Christopher Lumping, Falmouth Resident & Engineer at WHOI

What's the problem?

From 2000 to 2010, there was a 26% decline in Barnstable County residents age 25-44. ¹

If current trends continue, Cape Cod communities could experience a vacuum of wealth in culture, spirit and revenue. CCYP, on behalf of its membership and the communities it serves is working to put into action a community-engaged plan to retain and recruit a diverse workforce for our region with the goal to build healthy and vibrant communities and to increase civic engagement for the betterment of the future of Cape Cod.

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Shape the Cape is a community-driven effort. We're shaping the future of Cape Cod and we need your help.

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