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Committed to Success: Congrats to Our Teton Area Grads!

June 19, 2017 | Posted in: Climb Wyoming, Recruitment

“It takes determination to commit to Climb—this intense training was five days a week and required real personal sacrifices to handle everyday challenges like transportation, housing and childcare. Through Climb, the women found new ways to overcome life’s hardships...

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Making the Leap to Self-sufficiency: Congrats to Our Sweetwater Area Grads!

June 16, 2017 | Posted in: Climb Wyoming, Recruitment

“Many of these single moms were unemployed before Climb and are now able to transition off food stamps and other public assistance. They are making a great leap to self-sufficiency, with starting wages up to $13/hour and benefits like...

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Mastering Patient Care: Congrats to Our Gillette Graduates!

June 8, 2017 | Posted in: Climb Wyoming, Recruitment

“Being a CNA is an intimate job, and in skills training participants have to take turns being both a healthcare provider and a volunteer patient. I saw these women working so hard with each other in both roles to...

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The Powerful Group Experience: Congrats to Our Recent Casper Grads!

June 2, 2017 | Posted in: Climb Wyoming, Recruitment

“Before Climb, these women felt disconnected from other people and pretty alone in the world. They came in really craving the social capital that the Climb program builds for participants. Because they were so willing to share their stories...

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The Wait is Over: Congratulations to Our Recent Cheyenne Graduates!

May 23, 2017 | Posted in: Climb Wyoming, Recruitment

  “These women recognized the value of having their GEDs and how directly this impacts their ability to obtain higher-paying jobs. They stuck with the program even while navigating some difficult circumstances in life. If some participants passed their...

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Lucky to Have Her: A Climb Job Placement Leads to Big Promotion

April 19, 2017 | Posted in: Climb Wyoming

(Above: Kimi and her supervisor Erica at Lucky’s Market in Jackson, Wyoming (left) and Kimi with her young son.) When Kimi, a participant in Climb Wyoming’s Office Careers program, began interviewing for new jobs at the end of her...

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Climb Wyoming Receives Generous Donation from Tata Chemicals to Help Low-Income Single Mothers Achieve Self-Sufficiency in Rock Springs

April 6, 2017 | Posted in: Awards & Recognition

(Rock Springs, WY) Climb Wyoming, a statewide nonprofit whose mission is for low-income single mothers to discover self-sufficiency through career training and placement, is honored to be selected as the recipient of a generous $25,000 grant from Tata Chemicals....

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