Program Goal: To increase the personal and economic independence of unemployed and under-employed people by preparing them for stable employment, financial stability and advancement in the labor market.
Progress towards goal:
69% of Jobs NOW! clients become employed at an average wage of $14.21 per hour.
92% of Jobs Now! clients continued to be employed one year after gaining employment.
87% of clients who enroll in skills training complete training and became employed at an average wage of $17.54 per hour.
473 Women & Men Served in 2017
$1,250 was average savings for clients in the Working Families Success Program, which is nearly double the average savings reported at the beginning of the program.