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CBS Evening News with Scott Pelley calls #STRIVE a “unique nonprofit” with “remarkable results.” STRIVE is thrilled to have been featured on the CBS Evening News on Friday, April 1. Job numbers are up, but a stark difference emerges when you compare the unemployment rate between males of different races. Although the unemployment rate is […]
STRIVE’s Impact in Baltimore
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This morning STRIVE received its first monthly installment of five (5) gift cards from Bob’s Discount Furniture, valued at $200 each, for distribution to our neediest clients in need of home furnishings upon returning to the community. Clients are referred to the program by case managers on an as-needed basis. Bob’s has generously agreed to […]
In 2013, STRIVE received funding from the Walmart Foundation to administer the Walmart Skills Training Initiative, providing occupational skills training to 200 individuals across three STRIVE sites in Boston, New York and Washington DC. The training was designed to prepare participants for the skills required in specific industry sectors, such as construction, office operations, hospitality, […]
Help put a parent to work this holiday season. “I needed a miracle. STRIVE was my miracle.” Dear Friend, Last week, the New York Times published Andrea Elliott’s heartbreaking profile of Dasani, an “invisible child” whose life is plagued by homelessness and poverty. Dasani has quickly become an example of the stark wealth divide that exists in New York City. At STRIVE, we […]
STRIVE’s GED/Medical Information Technician Training Program is an intensive program that will cover the topics you need to get a livable wage job in the health field. For those without a HS diploma or GED, GED classes will be provided prior to training. You must complete (or have completed) our CORE Attitudinal workshop in order […]