J - Employment

  • Thank you for being a friend. Mission Imposible.

  • Orange County Living Wage is a volunteer-driven nonprofit working to promote a living wage in Orange County, North Carolina.

    Through our employer certification program, we recognize local businesses and organizations who pay the 2023 living wage of $16.60 per hour, or $15.10 per hour if the employer pays at least half the cost of health insurance. The living wage rate is adjusted annually.

  • Community Workforce Solutions empowers people and promotes independence for people with disabilities or other barriers to employment by providing job training, placement and community integration opportunities.

  • North Carolina Employee Ownership Center, Inc. (“NCEOC”) is an educational nonprofit corporation that is dedicated to protecting jobs, increasing community wealth, and creating a more vibrant, inclusive economy. We view employee ownership as a critical tool to achieve these goals. By educating the public on employee ownership, we hope to stimulate economic development in a way that broadens economic opportunity, to the benefit of traditionally disadvantaged groups.

  • We inspire hope in women and older adults for a joyful and fulfilling future. We accomplish this by teaching women the skills they need to work in the construction trades, and providing them on-the-job practice in the homes of older adults who need repairs and renovations in order to safely and comfortably stay in their homes as they age.

  • To serve adults with developmental disabilities by providing structure and social tools they need to work and interact in the community.

  • To enhance the lives of people who are disabled or disadvantaged through work assessment, job training and job placement.

  • To feed the homeless & struggling a hot nutritious breakfast and build trusting relationships that lead them into job training and GED classes at our site.

  • To empower individuals to reach their potential and lead stable lives through satisfying work.

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