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Sweetwater Program Update: Summer 2020

July 1, 2020 | Posted in: Climb Wyoming, Recruitment, Updates

Photos Above: All 12 participants in the Sweetwater Area’s recent Commercial Driving (CDL) training passed their CDL tests, with several already working in essential transportation jobs. Certified Nursing Assistant (CNA) graduate Kira, who works at Sage View Care Center,...

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Updates for You: Spring 2020

March 11, 2020 | Posted in: Climb Wyoming, Recruitment, Updates

Learning how to stay safe on the job is part of every Climb program and gives participants an edge with employers. Recent examples include First Aid/CPR and OSHA certifications in Cheyenne’s Pipefitting program, back care for Casper Certified Nursing...

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A Perfect Match: Congrats to Our Sweetwater Area Grads!

February 4, 2020 | Posted in: Climb Wyoming, Recruitment, Updates

“Grit, intelligence and compassion helped the moms in this program find success at every turn. They all passed their CNA tests on the first try, which is a big deal. Several were hired right from their job interviews, a...

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Grad’s Perseverance Pays Off with High Wages in the Trucking Industry

July 18, 2019 | Posted in: Climb Wyoming, Recruitment, Updates

(Above: Rachael with her “rig,” which has 18 wheels and can haul 80,000 pounds.) “You become a lot more aware of everything,” says Rachael of being in the driver’s seat of her large Peterbilt truck. Her “rig,” the vehicle...

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Driving for Change: Congrats to Our Sweetwater Area Grads

June 13, 2019 | Posted in: Climb Wyoming, Recruitment, Updates

“The tenacious moms in this program showed incredible grit! They have fought poverty with everything they’ve got so that they can gain financial stability for their families. “I love the person I am becoming. All I have ever wanted...

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Ten Graduate Climb Wyoming Program

May 9, 2019 | Posted in: Climb Wyoming, Press

  GREEN RIVER STAR By Stephanie Thompson Ten graduate Climb Wyo. program For 10 single mothers, it was an evening to show family members and the community how important the Climb Wyoming program is to them. Climb Wyoming is a...

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Climb Wyoming Shares Successes with Green River City Council

April 10, 2019 | Posted in: Climb Wyoming, Press, Updates

SWEETWATER NOW By Olivia Kennah, March 20, 2019 GREEN RIVER– Climb Wyoming gave an update at the Green River City Council meeting Tuesday night, in which the council heard from a resident who successfully went through Climb’s CDL program....

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No Barriers: Two Climb Wyoming Grads Break Into the Trona Industry

January 23, 2019 | Posted in: Climb Wyoming, Press, Recruitment, Updates

SWEETWATER COUNTY — A few short weeks ago, Climb Wyoming participants were at work in the classroom at Western Wyoming Community College, learning professional office skills ranging from Microsoft Excel and QuickBooks to interpersonal conflict management and telephone etiquette....

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A Sense of Achievement: Congrats to Our Sweetwater Area Grads!

January 23, 2019 | Posted in: Climb Wyoming, Recruitment, Updates

“The women in this training often felt like they were learning an entirely new vocabulary to prepare for administrative careers. They worked hard to stretch their learning in other new ways, too, with exercises in mindfulness and focus, even...

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Lewis & Lewis Snatches Up Half of Climb Wyoming’s CDL Grads

May 15, 2018 | Posted in: Climb Wyoming, Press, Recruitment, Updates

By Katie Glennemeier SWEETWATER NOW | May 13, 2018 ROCK SPRINGS — Five Climb Wyoming graduate moms are celebrating this Mother’s Day with a new job. And not just any job, but a skilled high-paying Commercial Driver’s License (CDL) job with benefits...

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