PAC goes to Washington D.C.

September 20, 2013 in Class Update

  The Earn and Learn Participant Advisory Council has embarked on a trip to Washington D.C. to help our elected officials understand the importance of programs like Earn and Learn […]

They’ve learned, now they will earn!

March 12, 2013 in Class Update

The 21st cohort of Earn and Learn students graduated from Focus: HOPE on March 8th – the 45th anniversary of the civil rights organization. The students spent four weeks in […]

Ro’Shon Cobb lands two jobs

January 11, 2013 in Participant Story

Ro’Shon Cobb is starting 2013 out with two part-time jobs and ambitious plans for his future. After a tumultuous life, Ro’Shon enrolled in the Earn & Learn program for job […]

From a chance meeting to a career path and plan for the future

January 11, 2013 in Participant Story

The following article originally appeared on the Focus: HOPE web site. A chance meeting on a bus put Deangelo Simpkin, 25, on the path to a career and the financial […]

National Transitional Jobs Network visited Southwest Housing Solutions

October 29, 2012 in Uncategorized

From the October 12, 2012 National Transitional Jobs Network newsletter: Michigan Earn & Learn. The NTJN advocates for TJ in Detroit. In Michigan, the National Transitional Jobs Network visited Southwest […]

“Partnership Is the New Leadership”

September 6, 2012 in Uncategorized

In this video for Focus: HOPE and Reclaim Detroit, the student who is interviewed is in the Earn & Learn program: https://vimeo.com/48835423

Meet one of ACCESS’ Earn + Learn program participants.

April 20, 2012 in Participant Story

Some people just need a kick start to get on their feet! That’s what we do at Earn + Learn.

Two Events Coming Up– March 21st

March 14, 2012 in Program update

Earn and Learn’s two training partners (ACCESS and Focus: HOPE) will both be holding events March 21, 2012.   ACCESS Spring Job Fair   Recruiters from some 45 employers will […]

Empowering individuals to lead better lives

March 14, 2012 in Program update

This posting originally ran as a blog on Focus: HOPE’s web site. It was written by Hachem Ossieran, Program Coordinator. I’ve been working with Earn and Learn since it started […]

Earn and Learn Officially Launches!

February 2, 2012 in Program update

On January 26, 2012, the Earn and Learn program held a small launch event to acknowledge all of the partners that helped make this groundbreaking program a reality. Program graduate […]