Project Overview To address the specific needs of the 50 to early 60s job seeker through specialized career workshops, one- on-one career counseling sessions and access to a collection of print and multi-media materials.
What are the numbers? 84 career subject oriented books, Books- on-CD and DVDs purchased and circulated. 184 Workshop Participants – average of 26 per workshop 56 One-on-One Career Counseling Participants
Evaluation Results Exceeded our expectations of 80% yes Workshops – 96% yes One-on-One Career Counseling–94% yes
What’s Next 3-month post-workshop check-up survey via email Continue funding of dedicated collection through Friends of the Library Pursue more career and technology programs through partnerships and grants Facilitate networking opportunities at the library
I’ve learned so much. Lisa [the trainer] has shown me how to find jobs for those with physical disabilities. I’ve felt so encouraged, I’ve told my son about [the Workshops]. He’s also looking for work. These workshops have given me hope. - Elaine
Thank you. Donald Rowe, firstname.lastname@example.org