Authors: Ladan Sobhani On October 14, Green For All will host a call on how to develop relationships with employers in order to connect participants of green job training programs with jobs after graduation.
Connections with Employers
A Community of Practice Learning Call Wednesday, October 14 11am Pacific / 2pm Eastern
- Connie Ashbrook, Executive Director ofOregon Tradeswomen - Connie will discuss how relationships with employers and unions have provided placement opportunities for the women this program serves.
- Patrick Brown, Program Coordinator and Instructor atOAI, Inc. /Greencorps Chicago - Patrick will talk about how relationships with employers, combined with progressive city policy, has resulted inphenomenal placement rates for Greencorps Chicago, a program that largely serves individuals with criminal records and multiple barriers to employment.