STRIVE is a workforce
development agency that has transformed the lives of over 60,000 graduates
since 1984 through comprehensive vocational training and career development
STRIVE’s mission is to help
people acquire the life-changing skills and attitudes needed to overcome
challenging circumstances, find sustained employment, and become valuable
contributors to their families, their employers, and their communities. For
nearly 30 years STRIVE has provided training and support for underserved and
unemployed individuals as they embark on a path to a better future.
STRIVE targets men and women who are often classified
as the hardest-to-employ. This includes disconnected youth, the formerly
incarcerated, public assistance recipients, non-custodial parents, the
homeless, and former substance abusers.
We currently have 21 affiliate sites across the country and six affiliate sites internationally.