SER - Jobs for Progress National
SER is a national, private, nonprofit organization making a positive impact on families across America. Since its inception in 1965, SER has addressed the needs of economically challenged individuals in education, job skills training, literacy and employment. SER’s ultimate goal is to place its program participants into permanent, unsubsidized, and productive employment.
SER has responded to the needs of workers and employers through the development of a 21st century workforce to meet the skill needs of American business and industry. Headquartered in Irving, Texas, SER presently oversees a network of 35 community-based organizations in more than 200 cities located in 19 states, Puerto Rico and the District of Columbia. SER is an acronym for “Service, Employment and Redevelopment” and in Spanish; SER means “to be”.