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Grace Outreach Women Exploring Vocational Opportunities

The Grace Outreach students learned more today about one of the highest-quality vocational training programs in New York City – Grace Institute.  This 4-month training course provides women with a wide range of skills, tools, experiences, and support to earn jobs in a variety of administrative positions.  Grace Outreach has sent over 75 women to …

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College Prep students receive extra training at Bronx Community College

In 6 years of work, over 250 women have completed the College Prep program at Grace Outreach. Students matriculate at one of the CUNY campuses (usually Bronx Community College or Hostos Community College), and receive ongoing support from Grace Outreach staff on their college path. The 10 students pictured here are participating in a community-building …

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Grace Outreach students are earning their diplomas on the TASC exam, then moving on to vocational training

Of the seven students from Grace Outreach pictured here, five earned their HS Equivalency diploma on the new TASC exam in 2014.  4 of these women are on track to begin vocational training in 2015 (in the areas of office administration, and computers/IT).  This academic year a total of 56 women have earned their diplomas …

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Grace Outreach students explore vocational training possibilities at the Career Fair

A group of 37 Grace Outreach students heard presentations and learned new information about 4 quality vocational training programs in different parts of NYC. These programs are Per Scholas (IT), Streetwise Partners (Mentoring and Job Coaching), Year Up (IT and Office Administration) and the Bronx Educational Opportunity Center (EMT, Barbering/Small Business, Security,  Working with Disabled …

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