Updates from Teton Area

A New Direction in Life

February 26, 2019 | Posted in: Climb Wyoming, Recruitment, Updates

“This group really came to Climb looking for a fresh start, and they all created it. They worked hard to overcome things that may have kept them from feeling successful in the workplace before, so that, by the end,...

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A Chance to Shine: Congrats to Our Teton Area Grads!

August 15, 2018 | Posted in: Climb Wyoming, Recruitment, Updates

“These moms really wanted to do this training for their kids. The Teton Area can be a hard place to live if you’re fighting poverty, and they were very motivated to find employment opportunities that will bring stability to...

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Job Skills Build Confidence: Congrats to Our Teton Area Grads!

March 13, 2018 | Posted in: Climb Wyoming

“These moms made remarkable strides! Some had never done a resume or had a formal job interview before Climb and were consistently turned down for not having the right experience. By the end of the training, they were able...

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Tools of the Trade

March 13, 2018 | Posted in: Climb Wyoming, Recruitment

Climb’s single moms use advanced tools and technologies to change their families’ lives and contribute to Wyoming’s workforce.   With its dashboard of buttons, levers, and hydraulics, the forklift is a machine that takes hours of technical training to...

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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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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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A Jump Start to Success: Congrats to Our Recent Teton Area Graduates!

January 30, 2017 | Posted in: Climb Wyoming, Recruitment

“This was a motivated group, and Climb was a jump start in their lives for them to continue to do amazing things. Living and working in this community has its challenges—many came to the program working more than one...

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Team Spirit: Congratulations to Our Recent Teton Graduates!

June 15, 2016 | Posted in: Climb Wyoming

  “This group had such a high commitment level right from the start. They also had this awesome communal spirit where they agreed that they’d have each other’s backs and work together to succeed. The outcomes have been incredible,...

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Dressing for Success: CLIMB’s Inside-Out Approach to Job Training

December 15, 2015 | Posted in: Climb Wyoming, Recruitment

  (Pictured above: Laramie CLIMB participants shop at the Clothing Cottage Thrift Boutique in preparation for job interviews during an Office Careers Training program.) “There’s something special about a woman who feels good in her clothes,” says Chanda Ziegler, who manages...

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CLIMB Wyoming Welcomes Lauren Conrad as Teton Area Program Director

November 18, 2015 | Posted in: Climb Wyoming, Updates

CLIMB Wyoming, a nonprofit organization that trains and places single mothers in careers that successfully support their families, is thrilled to announce that Lauren Conrad will join CLIMB Wyoming as the Teton Area Program Director. “We are incredibly excited...

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