The Alliance welcomes new member GTS Staffing, an enterprise of Goodwill Industries of Kentucky! GTS Staffing has operated for nearly two decades with offices in the state’s two largest metro markets, Lexington and Louisville, about 70 miles apart. Last year GTS Staffing employed over 1,000 job seekers with diverse barriers to employment. Light manufacturing is […]
Meet Joe Mutuc, Managing Director of TCP Staffing at The Cara Program in Chicago. Now in its third year, the business is using a new “mobile” onboarding approach to grow its candidate pipeline in order to grow sales and expand its customer base.
Landmark plans approved by the Los Angeles County Board of Supervisors and City of Los Angeles to combat homelessness include employment strategies that promote greater use of alternative staffing organizations (ASOs) and other social enterprises. While the nation’s overall rate of homelessness fell 2% last year, homelessness in large US cities increased 3%, nowhere more […]
REDF, the California-based social venture investment fund, has announced a new portfolio of 22 employment social enterprises, including seven Alliance members! REDF’s award from the federal Social Innovation Fund (SIF) is partially funding its 2016 portfolio, selected after a nationwide competition that drew over 200 applicants from 36 states. The portfolio organizations will collectively receive […]
This past holiday season, Alliance member Ascend Staffing connected 56 job seekers with full-time positions at e-commerce retailer Amazon, mainly in Indianapolis. The warehouse jobs, paying about $13 per hour, began in late October and continued through mid-January, with 15 workers still on assignment today. Ascend supplied workers as a subcontractor with Integrity Staffing and […]