SDWP youth leader wins prestigious Herbert G. Klein LEADership Award

June 10, 2016

…change upon graduation from the program. Cheyney’s goal is to be a connector of resources and opportunities in San Diego, which she has found an outlet to accomplish through her…

CONNECT2Careers presents at City of San Diego committee meeting

June 17, 2016

…in jobs or internships. Andy asked the committee to launch a working group with representatives from SDWP, the California Employment Development Department (EDD), a key city administrator and human resources

Black Chamber leads discussion on “inclusive economic development”

July 14, 2016

…how we could better inform underserved communities of work opportunities and resources to get the skills needed to fill the jobs, what the trends are in San Diego for inclusion…

SDWP supports Vista Unified School District’s Leadership Advance

July 27, 2016

…VUSD Assistant Superintendent of Innovation, helped coordinate the breakout sessions with key community leaders and partners, helping connect education leaders to resources and partnerships inside and outside of the classroom….

County Internship Pilot completes with great success

November 18, 2016

…of General Services Department of Human Resources Department of Parks & Recreation Fire Authority Health and Human Services Agency Office of Emergency Services Planning & Development Probation Department Public Defender…

First Social Accelerator meeting pinpoints enterprises’ needs

February 13, 2017

resources law, tracking and messaging impact and identifying funding. The feedback will be used to determine the curriculum for future meetings. At the end of the afternoon, the cohort was…

How the world of work is changing for EVERYONE, including veterans

December 11, 2017

…and often Provide tools, mentors and access to resources for those who can and/or wish to be self-employed Identify a wide network and practitioners and educators with whom to remain…

Attendance at C2C job fair exceeds all expectations

March 16, 2017

…said, “The San Diego Public Library is thrilled to have CONNECT2Careers as a partner so we can bring jobs and resources to as many young adults as possible. It’s been…

SDWP staff profile: Meet Stephen Colón

April 5, 2017

…you’re going to get around. Those things are determined instead by what public resources are available and affordable. People who have an income get to make more independent decisions. This…

On-the-Job-Training program gets job seekers back to work

December 4, 2013

…to the organization.” Joel landed his dream job in a career he never thought possible. He especially enjoys working with people and helping others to obtain the assistance and resources