We continue to be in awe of how God is working in and through churches and ministries around the country to help individuals find meaningful work. Men and women are not only learning the skills needed to find and keep a good job, they’re also entering the workforce with a strong supportive community and a transformative understanding of true personal identity which helps them on their journey. (Scroll down to read stories from JfL classes around the country.)

As we look forward to 2018, we’re excited about the next steps for JfL—but we need your support! Your gift to JfL will help us equip, train, and support more ministries helping people find and keep employment. We depend on supporters just like you to help us continue this mission.

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Stories and Testimonies from 2017
OC United starts Jobs for Life
Launching Jobs for Life at a homeless shelter in CA

OC United, a faith-based non-profit located in Downtown Fullerton, CA, launched a Jobs for Life class at the Orange County Homeless Shelter in the fall of 2017. Watch the following video to learn how the JfL platform is impacting everyone involved—from the participants to the leaders and volunteers:

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Andrea's Story
JfL Graduate testimony from the NC Correctional Institution for Women (NCIW) in Raleigh, NC

Listen to Andrea's story, a graduate from the Spring 2017 Jobs for Life class in the NC Correctional Institution for Women (NCIW) in Raleigh, NC, and hear her message of hope, faith, and endurance in the face of struggle.

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Cristin's Story
Cristin's Story - Gaining confidence and thriving in her career

Read Cristin's story, a graduate from the 2015 Jobs for Life class at Helping Hands in Comanche, OK, and learn how she gained the confidence to not only find employment, but also to thrive and advance in her career and purchase her own home.

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Preparing people for work
Equipping organizations around the country to prepare people for work

In 2017, we partnered with over 300 churches and organizations that are helping men and women find and keep employment. Through our training, we were able to equip and serve over 200 incredible leaders and launched 40 new Jobs for Life classes!

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