Interns receive placement support during and after their internship to promote employment acquisition, retention and advancement
WHAT IS HOPEWORKS?
HopeWorks Social Enterprises is an affiliate of Housing Hope, and was launched in January 2011 with the goal of helping families gain skills and training for in demand jobs to enable them to start towards a living wage career. HopeWorks creates and operates social enterprisebusinesses designed to provide paid internships for low-income Snohomish County residents.
HopeWorks job training programs are provided through three social enterprise businesses rooted in three different industries: landscaping, food service and retail. Each of HopeWorks’ social enterprise internship programs are designed to give homeless and low-income individuals the skills they need to move from
long-term unemployment to careers in
in-demand fields that offer reliable pathways out of poverty.