Spotlight: College- or Career-ready
As they continue their education or enter the workforce, young people need access to skills and training that enable them to secure and maintain gainful employment with a living wage.
- Jewish Family Services is piloting a Personal Care Aide Training School that provides students with skills and training needed to begin a career in the rapidly-growing health care field. Learn more about this program.
- Goodwill’s Education to Occupation program is designed to help juniors and seniors implement career plans and develop the skills required to successfully transition into post-secondary education, the military or a career. Learn more about this program.
Do you want to help young people prepare to enter the workforce? Join United Way in providing local students with resume preparation assistance as well as job interview practice and training. Learn more and sign up today!
Angel Wright is United Way’s Associate on Loan from Publix Supermarkets. Meet Angel and see her discuss her college and career journey.
New Resources Available
College- and Career-ready pathways start and finish in the same places. The journey just looks a little different. Learn about the different pathways you can take!
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Want to help United Way support college and career readiness in our region? Make a donation today! Use the “Investment Options” tool to direct your donation to support the College- or Career-Ready Step.