Employment
Hunting for a Job in the Summer
Even though it’s the summer, women in Calvary’s job placement program, Step Up DC, are as busy as ever. In late July, Step Up DC was honored to host a table at the Academy of Hope Adult Public Charter School’s Career Fair, and later on, we join…
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Step Up DC Joins Skyland: First to Offer Job Placement Services Specifically to Women
Calvary Women’s Services recently expanded its job placement program, Step Up DC, to Skyland Workforce Center. The nonprofit collaborative and pilot site for The Work Place DC offers employment services to adults working toward self-sufficiency and…
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Calvary Kicking Off Step Up DC @ Skyland
We invite you to celebrate the expansion of Calvary Women’s Services’ job placement program, Step Up DC, to Skyland Workforce Center! To kick off our job placement services for women at Skyland, we’re hosting a block party on Friday…
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Taking a Leading Role on Women’s Homelessness in D.C. – Introducing the Women’s Services Task Force
Written by Kris Thompson, Executive Director, Calvary Women’s Services On Friday, June 9th, Calvary hosted a meeting of the Interagency Council on Homelessness (ICH)* Women’s Task Force. I was thrilled by the number of people who attended and…
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Summer Career Fair Presented New Opportunities to Women at Calvary
Calvary’s job placement program, Step Up DC, hosted a Summer Career Fair on June 1st – and it was an excellent day! Nine employment and educational partners attended the event, presenting current job and educational opportunities to the atte…
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Step Up DC to Host Career Fair on June 1st
Calvary’s Step Up DC job placement program will host a Career Fair on June 1st to introduce women at Calvary to a variety of local educational programs and employers that are currently hiring. The Career Fair is open to women currently or form…
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Step Up DC Participants Tour Deloitte
On Tuesday, April 25th, clients from our Step Up DC program joined Calvary friends from Deloitte for a tour of their Arlington office. Women met with Deloitte operations and admin staff and had a tour of the building to learn about some of the entry…
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Step Up DC Boosts Women’s Confidence
Our job placement program, Step Up DC, has recently gone through some exciting changes. In March, we welcomed Kenisha Boone, our new Workforce Development Specialist. She comes to Calvary from the Light House and Academy of Hope Adult Public Char…
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Calvary to Host Fall Career Fair
Calvary Women’s Services will host a Fall Career Fair on Thursday, October 6th to introduce women at Calvary to a variety of local job opportunities and employers. Step Up DC, Calvary’s job placement program, connects women in Calvary’s…
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Special Opportunities for Women Seeking Employment While at Calvary
Summer has proven to be a busy season for Calvary’s employment program – Step Up DC. Step Up DC provides eligible women at Calvary with twice weekly job searching sessions, resume and LinkedIn help, and one-on-one support from Robinson Cook, our…
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