General operating support for educational and career counseling programs and services to low-income DC adults.
Grants Made in 2010
Employment and Training Programs $366,850
General support to provide job training and placement services to disabled DC immigrants.
General operating support for computer training to low-income, unemployed, under-employed, and homeless DC adults.
Support of the STRIDE (Search Together to Resume Dignified Employment) Program which provides job training and support to DC women transitioning from homelessness to independent living.
Support of the Services for Homeless Families program which provides job readiness and support to DC adults transitioning from homelessness to independent living.
Support of programs and services which provide job readiness and job placement support to DC adults who primarily reside in the Brookland Manor public housing complex.
Support of the DC Prisoner Reentry Initiative.
Support for the Green Jobs Initiative which will analyze the demand for green jobs in DC, skill sets needed to enter this field, and career paths available to DC residents.
Support of the Coalition’s efforts in the District of Columbia to develop a long-term care workforce which has a living wage, health benefits, and improved training opportunities.
Support for the Legal Services Program which provides legal assistance and advice to low-wage DC workers on employment matters.
Support programs and efforts to expand food-stamp supports to more low-income DC workers.
General operating support of the Council’s efforts to improve the DC workforce development system.
Support of efforts that help DC workers improve working conditions and wages.
General operating support of English as a Second Language and computer classes provided to DC immigrants.
General operating support for programs that provide computer certification training to DC adults and computers to low-income DC households and small nonprofits.
Support for literacy and re-entry programs provided to DC juveniles incarcerated in the DC Jail and federal prisons.
To support the training and education of DC adults as home care aides.
General operating support of programs and services that help unemployed DC residents obtain and retain employment.
General support for case management and job readines services to DC adults seeking employment.
General operating support for educational programs provided to low-literate DC adults.
Support of the Education and Employment Center which helps homeless women in DC obtain employment.
Support of the Right to Income Campaign that organizes low-income DC residents to exercise collective action to win living wage jobs created with new economic development in the District.
Capstone grant to support hiring a full-time job developer who will provide job placement services to Oromo immigrants in the DC region.
Support of the Employment Services Program which is provided to incarcerated and recently released DC women.
Support of the Job Training Center which provides vocational training and job placement assistance to DC adults.
Support for the launch of ROC-DC’s COLORS Opportunities for Workers (CHOW) workforce development program.
Support for programs and services that help DC adults transition from homelessness and substance abuse addiction to independent living which includes housing, employment, and substance abuse recovery.
Support for the Next Steps Program which helps DC adults set and attain goals that include obtaining employment and participating in job training programs.
Support to hire a major donor consultant to work with board, staff, and key volunteers to increase major giving.
Support of GED preparation and job readiness training to Ward 8 adults
Support of job-readiness, placement, and retention programs for difficult-to-employ DC residents.
Support of the Employment Services Program which provides internships, job readiness, and job placement to homeless adults in DC.
Support for the Employment Services Program which helps formerly homeless DC residents living in THC-supported and permanent housing to obtain and retain employment.
Support for the Alumni Services Program which helps disconnected DC youth transition to employment or job training.
General operating support for programs and services provided to men and women in the DC Jail.
General operating support of educational, vocational training, and job placement programs for DC adults with a primary focus on ex-offenders.
Support to provide auto technician training and job placement services to DC residents.
General operating support of literacy and workplace readiness programs provided to low-literate DC adults.
To support efforts to integrate workforce development services among DC service providers. This grant will be paid in 2011.
Impact Grants $6,000
To support for the 2010-2011 DC Catalogue.
To support for one Micro Project which will provide one Jovid grantee organization with pro-bono consulting services.
Institutional Support $9,500
General operating support for the DC library/learning center and free workshops provided to DC area nonprofit organizations.
To fund a Service Grant to serve one eligible Jovid grantee.