There exists a strong need to connect more employers with local job seekers, as well as to ensure that more local residents qualify for positions in growing and newly emerging sectors of the economy. However, our school systems' growing reliance on testing has resulted in a narrowing of the curriculum - especially in low-income communities - that leave future workers uneducated about and unprepared for jobs in our communities.
We can help…
Companies for Causes has developed a Career Navigation program to help students learn the skills that your industry needs and prepare them for the jobs that you have.
- Students participate in service learning and visit your workplace to learn about your industry and your company.
- Students participate in professional development and work with mentors to learn and practice the skills you need.
- Students learn on the job through internship opportunities.
… and we help your business.
Our program engages youth in your industry and on the issues you care about through service learning and workplace visits, helping to educate the future workforce about your industry’s needs and the jobs that you have available today.
Our work also helps you to engage your employees in the community increasing your social footprint, reducing employee turnover, and building brand ambassadors to grow your business.
Make an impact on your community.
and prepare the next generation of employees
with the knowledge and skills your business needs.
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