Participants and staff met in Post Office Square for a sunny lunch break on Friday, July 28th to discuss updates in their lives and careers, any obstacles they were facing or had overcome, and talk openly to the CC staff about their experiences in the workplace. A good time was had by all!
New England Patriots owner Robert K. Kraft has pledged a generous $100,000 catalyst challenge gift over two years to Career Collaborative. As you can imagine, we’re incredibly pleased and grateful. Mr. Kraft is going to match all new, incremental, and multi-year pledges inspired by his catalyst grant up to $100,000.
Career Collaborative intern Jack and staff member Lauren participated in the Fenway Community Development Corporation Career and Resource Fair, where they were able to spread the word about our program to local job-seekers.
Yoiner first attended our Job-Search Workshop in June 2014 and started a job soon after as a customer service associate for a local bank. Since then, he's worked hard with his Career Coach to continue moving up in a career in finance and eventually landed at State Street Corporation, where he still works today as a Transfer Associate.