Posted on August 9, 2019
For continued support of the part-time Career Coach for the Career Bridge Program which provides additional career and technology programming and increases the number of students receiving career training. They use MyBestBets, a web-based postsecondary and career exploration platform that guides low-income individuals through the planning of a financially sustainable career. Through this program, their college and career program staff work with students to find immediate jobs, while they continue to receive career and technology education leading to career advancement and sustainable living wages. Through the efforts of the Career Coach, they are increasing the number of students who receive career training and one-on-one coaching and can better track their students’ career progress. Grace Outreach provides programs for low-income women aged 18+ to help them to strengthen their academic skills and acquire a High School Equivalency diploma, and to help them prepare for both higher education options and employment pathways to higher-wage jobs and careers.