The Center for Working Families, a ten-year old workforce organization whose mission is to advance the economic security of hard-working families and their children through workforce development, economic supports and asset building announces it has merged with New Hope Enterprises (founded in 2009). Both nonprofits have operated independently to help disadvantaged individuals and families out of poverty through soft skills training and other support services, and in the process, established reputations as two of Atlanta’s leading workforce development agencies addressing place-based needs. The consolidated organization will operate as The Center for Working Families, Inc.
“We strongly believe that as one organization, we strengthen our position as Atlanta’s thought and practice leader in workforce development, and become the go-to for those with employment barriers and challenges in underserved communities,” said Ché Watkins, President and CEO. Read more here: http://tcwfi.org/category/news-and-events/