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Youth ASSETS Program
CobbWorks youth program helps businesses find new talent and young workers gain skills and experience.
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Meet Chad
Struggling high school student receives behavioral counseling and the opportunity to gain soft skills and job skills.
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Meet Xavier
A young man who was falling behind in school receives assistance from WIA to catch up and graduate on time.
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Meet Tammy
WIA funding helps Tammy return to college to finish her degree so she can find stable employment with medical insurance benefits.
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Meet Tanaysa
WIA funding helps pay tuition/supplies for Tanaysa to complete her nursing degree and land a job in this in-demand field.
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Meet Michael
WIA Youth program helps Michael learn to believe in himself and make plans for his future as he earns his GED and starts college.
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Meet Ray
Support and coaching from workforce staff help Ray earn his GED, build confidence, land a job, and begin thinking about college.
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Meet Bryson
Youth program services and workforce readiness classes help Bryson gain confidence, find a job, and apply to college.
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Meet Juanita
Youth program helps a young woman finish her GED and begin college.
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Meet Haley
A high school student struggling to find a paying job and meet course requirements is assisted by the Middle Georgia Consortium.
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Meet Stacey
A young man receives not only an appropriate work placement, but the support and encouragement he needs to complete high school.
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Meet Meghan
A young woman receives a chance to turn things around through enrollment at the Youth Challenge Academy.
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Meet Antonio
Youth with no work experience gets a job at a public library during the WIA summer program and earns money to help his family.
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Meet De'Reed
A high school student obtains his first work experience through the Altamaha WIA's summer youth employment program.
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Meet Tracie
A college-bound student gets a chance to work in her field of interest during the WIA-funded summer work program.
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Meet Danielle
A college-bound youth obtains her first summer job with help from the Altamaha WIA.
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Meet Oggie
An at-risk youth with no work experience enjoys his first summer employment through the Heart of Georgia Altamaha WIA.
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Meet Juana
A bright young woman excels in her work experience placements and prepares for a positive future.
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Meet Chanlin
A hard-working high school student excels at her work experience placement and earns money to pay for senior-year activities.
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Meet Chad
After a layoff from his part-time job, an ambitious college student receives WIA assistance to finish his degree.
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Meet Arletys
A young woman who is parenting her younger siblings manages to attend school and plan her future with help from Cherokee Youth Works.
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Meet Laura
A determined young woman uses WIA funding to return for her GED and become the first in her family to attend college.
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Meet Amber
A young woman receives WIA-funded tutoring and work experience to prepare her for college and the "real world".
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Meet Tawana
Dreams of being a registered nurse come true with hard work, persistence, and help from WIA.
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Meet Ashley
WIA assistance helps Ashley finish her training as a medical assistant and provides much-needed support.
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Meet Jasmine
A single mother on the path to becoming a nurse receives a means of supporting her family through WIA-funded job placements.
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Meet Tracy
WIA funds help Tracy obtain certification as a project management professional, increasing her employability.
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Meet John
WIA-funded training helps John become certified as a machinist and find employment.
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Meet Kyra
An at-risk, struggling student receives WIA-funded support to get back on track for graduating high school.
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Meet Myia
Support and one-on-one case management through WIA help Myia stay in school and plan for her future.
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Meet Brianna
Summer Work Experience helps Brianna narrow her career focus and decide what to study in college.
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Meet Philisa
A Work Experience placement helping others address the challenges of poverty helps Philisa learn to overcome her own difficulties.
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Meet Brenson
An at-risk student receives the support he needs to complete high school and go on to college.
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Meet Holli
A summer work experience in an office setting strengthens her goal to become a "successful businesswoman".
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Meet Denise
A young woman seeking a military career gains work experience through ARRA while waiting for her enlistment to begin.
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Meet April
ARRA funding helps April gain work experience and more stable housing.
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Meet Kelly
A young mother uses WIA funding to obtain a job while attending school.
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Meet Rebecca
Rebecca's employment with the ARRA youth program helps her contribute financially when her parents are unemployed.
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Meet Ashley
A generous young woman contributes to her family finances through participation in the ARRA Youth program.
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Meet Quintina
A young woman from a financially struggling household is able to contribute to her family through her work in the ARRA Summer Program.
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Meet Tynisha
A young mother gains hope for her future after she is selected to participate in the ARRA youth employment program
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Meet Tony
Even with experience as a structural mechanic, Tony needs special licensing to obtain a new job. WIA funding helps him get the training.
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Meet Sharon
After months of unemployment, a grateful Sharon receives WIA assistance for training to become a Certified Nursing Assistant.
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Meet Mike
A National Guard veteran uses WIA funding to complete training and find a job as a long haul truck driver.
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Meet Patrisha
WIA funding helps an aspiring Police Officer complete training and begin working with the Garden City police force.
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Meet Reginald
WIA funding helps Reginald obtain a needed technology certification and get back to work quickly.
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Meet Matthew
A WIA-sponsored internship helps Matthew land a job in his field.
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An Open Door
After a layoff, WIA funding to help Calandra obtain a Project Management certification puts her back to work quickly.
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Meet Javaus
A young man helps his family and provides for his school needs through money earned in WIA Work Experience.
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Meet Yahminah
After participating in summer youth work experience, Yahminah goes on to create a successful future for herself and her children.
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Meet Mark
A young man uses summer work experience to gain confidence and learn skills that he puts to use as a Navy servicemember.
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Meet Mimi
After assistance from Dekalb Workforce, a struggling young woman with no work experience obtains her GED, gets a job, and begins college.
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Meet Debra
After working for a tobacco manufacturer, Debra returns to college to pursue a master's degree and become a science teacher.
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Meet Jessica
A young woman uses her summer work experience to contribute to her family and ends up with a full time position in her field of interest.
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