Atlanta CareerRise / United Way of Greater Atlanta

http://atlantacareerrise.org/

Atlanta, Georgia, USA
Nonprofit

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Employment Services, Community & Economic Development, Philanthropy & Capacity Building

Mission

Atlanta CareerRise increases regional prosperity by creating and strengthening partnerships and systems that meet employer needs for skilled talent and connect metro Atlanta residents to sustainable wage careers.

What We Do

CareerRise champions and disseminates best practices in workforce development focusing on the dual customer concept that ensures benefits accrue to both the region's employers and Atlanta's under-served constituencies of workers and job seekers. It does this through
* strategic and innovative support of industry partnerships is high growth sectors
* strengthening the capacity of providers to improve outcomes for under-served populations, and
* advocacy for inclusive economic opportunity practices.