One City One Hire is an innovative economic development strategy that serves as a catalyst to jump-start the Mayor's pledge to put all unemployed District residents--in every Ward of the city--back to work.
Project Empowerment Graduation Ceremony
Project Empowerment will hold its next Job Readiness Graduation Ceremony on May 16, 2014.
The District of Columbia Project Empowerment (PE) Program provides supportive services, adult basic education, job coaching, employability, life skills and limited vocational training, and job search assistance to District of Columbia residents living in areas with high unemployment and/or poverty levels. PE seeks to help alleviate widespread joblessness among the District's hard-to-serve population with multiple employment barriers and successfully move them into the workforce.