StreetWise Partners' Career Ventures Program - Helping Motivated, Low-Income Individuals Break the Cycle of Poverty and Build Sustainable Careers
Lauren will share information about StreetWise Partners' unique career development program which helps low-income individuals overcome employment barriers, obtain better jobs, and achieve economic self-sufficiency. Lauren will highlight the program's success and impact in the Washington, DC region and, if possible, will bring a program trainee or graduate working in (or interested in working in) the IT field to share their experience. Lauren will also present information on volunteer opportunities, including opportunities to be a computer teaching assistant, participate in speed networking events, perform a resume review or mock interview, or become a mentor.
Read more: April 12, 2012 Monthly Meeting