At the El Barrio Workforce Development Center we focus on matching qualified candidates to companies looking for diversity in their organization. Our training and intensive case management services prepare individuals to enter the workforce ready and motivated. We work with both the individuals seeking training and employment opportunities and the employers who understand that economic development is directly linked to employment.
We provide training and supportive services that results in steady jobs and career-building opportunities. Our training courses include:
We work hand-in-hand with some of the largest and most successful companies in our region, including The Home Depot, The Marriott, Dollar Bank, The Cleveland Clinic and CVS to match them with a strong pool of talent. We partner with companies to:
Our El Barrio Workforce Development Center is an active member of the National Council of La Raza (NCLR), of which it was selected 2012 Midwest Affiliate of the Year and Best Practice Model in Training. We are also a technology center for the League of United Latin American Citizens (LULAC) and an authorized trainer and proctor for the National Retail Federation Foundation.
We know that together we can drive economic development, improve quality of life for hundreds of individuals and impact poverty in our community. For more information about our services, or to enroll in one of our programs, call 216.325.WORK.
We believe lasting, positive change begins with access to opportunities