YWCA Strive for a New Beginning

Define your career goals and gain confidence to seek higher-paying jobs or negotiating higher wages with YWCA Strive for a New Beginning, a free professional development program for individuals who struggle to secure or retain living-wage employment.


STRIVE for a New Beginning

This course is designed for students to become trained in digital programs necessary to become more competitive in the job market. Information includes skills for seeking current employment and steps needed to reach future employment. Course work includes digital skills, financial independence, education/career advancement opportunities, entrepreneurship opportunities, and goal setting. Upon completion of this program, students will have the digital knowledge to obtain computer based employment.

Questions? Please contact Kimyarda Lawson at whe@ywca-lowercapefear.org.

YWCA Strive is funded by a grant from Google.org and YWCA USA and was initially developed by YWCA McLean

YWCA Strive is committed to promoting equity and providing an inclusive and welcoming environment for all members of our community, including clients, staff, volunteers, community partners, and vendors. We are committed to helping individuals of all races, ethnicities, national origins, genders, sexual orientations, incarceration backgrounds, religions, ages, abilities, and other diversities succeed through our programming and services. We are committed to promoting equity throughout our operations, including the provisions of services, staff decisions, and selection of volunteers and vendors.