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Meet Terra

Workforce Challenge

Terra decided to stay home to raise children. After the divorce, she was struggling to find a job that would provide enough money for her family.

Workforce Solution

Terra was connected to Workforce Boulder County's TANF Internship Program. She secured an internship as a receptionist with the Boulder Chamber. Through the Chamber, she has been able to network extensively with Boulder County businesses, and develop advanced skills in Microsoft Excel. She's also learning to process accounts receivable, and use the office email database and client management systems.

Outcomes & Benefits

Terra was named the Boulder Chamber's Employee of the Month. As she continues her internship, she is networking with local businesses to secure employment. The program has allowed Terra to develop confidence and office skills that will help her achieve personal and professional goals.


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