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Guest Review: Young Workers Hit Hard By COVID

Guest review written by Grace Heffernan, Senior Project Manager, Thomas P. Miller Associates Cuyahoga County’s youngest workers…

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6 Things Needed for Inclusive Economic Recovery

Review written by Bishara Addison, TE Senior Manager, Policy & Strategic Initiatives In order to realize that…

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Policy Corner: Voting With A Record

Voting with a criminal record There is a lot of misinformation out there. Be sure to know…

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Timothy’s Story

Timothy participated in Towards Employment’s pre-release career readiness programming while finishing up a sentence in the County…

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TE’s PACE Program: Richard’s Story

In February 2020, Richard returned home. He moved into transitional housing at Harbor Light and began career…

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TOWARDS EMPLOYMENT CONNECTING CLEVELANDERS TO ESSENTIAL WORK EVEN IN THE MIDDLE OF A PANDEMIC

August 10, 2020 – CLEVELAND – In July of 2019, the Department of Labor Reentry Project awarded $85.7…

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Policy Corner: June 2020

Policy Corner: We are following the following issues in the statehouse: Fines and fees related to driver’s…

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Workforce and the Digital Divide

Written by Bishara Addison, Senior Manager, Policy & Strategic Initiatives I find it hard to find words…

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Letter to the editor: Prioritize young adults in post-pandemic recovery

Recovery is an opportunity for a more inclusive economy,” Jill Rizika, the executive director of Towards Employment,…

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TOWARDS EMPLOYMENT DISTRIBUTES OVER $60K IN DIRECT CASH TRANSFERS TO FAMILIES IN NEED AND STARTS FIRST JOB READINESS ONLINE CLASSROOMS

May 6, 2020 – CLEVELAND – This week as many Ohioans go through the process to return to…

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Recovery is an opportunity for a more inclusive economy

Written by Jill Rizika, originally published to Crain’s Cleveland Business on April 18, 2020 “Chris” came to…

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TE @ Home

Did you know what “WFH” stood for a month ago? “Work From Home” has become a new…

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Take Action with TE: Support job seekers and the nonprofits supporting them

Towards Employment continues to provide essential services to new job seekers, current participants and TE alumni. We…

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December Policy Corner

Towards Employment is following these issues in the statehouse: a. Fines and fees related to driver’s license…

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STATEMENT: BLOOM BAKERY CLOSING THIS WEEK

Bloom Bakery, a social venture of Towards
Employment, will close its retail locations (in Campus District and Public
Square) at 4PM on Wednesday November 6. 
Wholesale and catering business will wrap up Friday, November 8, 2019.

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PRESS RELEASE: TOWARDS EMPLOYMENT CELEBRATES $3M DOL AWARD AND THE PROMINENCE CLE BROWNS BRING TO CRIMINAL JUSTICE REFORM

September 12, 2019 – CLEVELAND – Towards Employment will celebrate 43 years of workforce development in Cleveland on…

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City Club of Cleveland: Maureen Conway

From the City Club of Cleveland Economic OpportunityCommon Ground sessions on wealth disparity and mobility complement our…

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Achieve Solutions Achieves Results

By Grace Heffernan Towards Employment is in the business of connecting employers to the talent they need and…

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The Cleveland Browns & TE Partnership

By Rebecca Shankman I have been to two Cleveland Browns football games in my life. The first,…

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Bloom Bakery Welcomes a New Season with New Products and Activities

4/5/19: FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Download the press release CLEVELAND – Fresh off a successful crowdfunding campaign that raised…

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Announcing Achieve Solutions

Eliminating the Income Gap: A New Way to Define Economic Success

PRESS RELEASE: TalentNEO Reveals Skill Assessment Can Reduce Hiring Disparities By Race

TalentNEO Update

TE Attends National Skills Coalition Conference

December Pathway News

August Pathway News

October Pathway News

AJC Cleveland Presents its 2018 Isaiah Award for Human Relations to Towards Employment

AJC Cleveland Presents its 2018 Isaiah Award for Human Relations to Towards Employment

Annual Reports

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