Tag Archives: Earn and Learn

PAC goes to Washington D.C.

  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 that help people get back on their feet.       “I enjoyed speaking and telling my story and really hope this trip changes the […]

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Ro’Shon Cobb lands two jobs

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 readiness training. He then got not one, but two, jobs! “I’m blessed to be in the Focus: HOPE family,” he said. “They mentor and guide […]

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Hachem Ossieran, Program Coordinator for Focus: HOPE.

Empowering individuals to lead better lives

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 in August. This new program connects people with jobs and job training. The participants take four weeks of work readiness training and then become eligible […]

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