Fighting for the Jobless

As many government assistance programs add work requirements to their eligibility criteria, your donations help us better equip working-age adults with relevant job skills.Your donations help us equip working-age adults with competitive job skills.

In 2017, we generated
38,987 job referrals
through our employee assistance program

Almost 36 million working-age adults are estimated to lack sufficient training, skills, and educational achievement for today’s workforce. Our “hand-up” programs provide skills and strengths assessments, job-search counseling and support, and a number of programs that teach new employable skills. These programs are increasingly important as many government assistance programs, like SNAP and Medicaid, are adding work requirements to their eligibility criteria.