News & Media

All
  • All
  • Announcement
  • Blog
  • General
  • Graduate Story
  • Internal
  • News and Events
  • Policy Blog
  • Policy Corner
  • Press Releases
  • WOW Letter

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…

Read More

Policy Corner: June 2020

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

Read More

Workforce and the Digital Divide

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

Read More

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,…

Read More

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…

Read More

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…

Read More

TE @ Home

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

Read More

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…

Read More

December Policy Corner

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

Read More

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.

Read More

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…

Read More

City Club of Cleveland: Maureen Conway

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

Read More

Achieve Solutions Achieves Results

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

Read More

The Cleveland Browns & TE Partnership

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

Read More

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…

Read More

Announcing Achieve Solutions

Towards Employment Announces New Program to Support Employee Retention and Company Growth 3/25/19: FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Download the…

Read More

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

Eliminating the Income Gap: A New Way to Define Economic Success By Sara McCarthy, Director of Communications,…

Read More

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

Skill assessment tools level the employment field among White and Black/African American job seekers Download the press…

Read More

TalentNEO Update

TalentNEO Update:  Skill assessments show promise as a means to reduce hiring disparities by race, more data…

Read More

TE Attends National Skills Coalition Conference

On February 5th-7th, Towards Employment was represented at the National Skills Coalition Conference by Senior Manager Bishara…

Read More
2020
  • 2020
  • Announcement
  • Blog
  • General
  • Graduate Story
  • Internal
  • News and Events
  • Policy Blog
  • Policy Corner
  • Press Releases
  • WOW Letter

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

Key Bank Invests $1M in Towards Employment

Toast to Cleveland Chefs

Making Sense of Skills Based Hiring

Connecting to a Career. Extraordinary.

Summer of Bloom – Find us at Cleveland's Markets and Festivals

Annual Reports

Each year, Towards Employment reflects on the impact we’ve had on the community and the thousands of individuals we serve each year. Select an annual report to download.