2018 Women in Transition Career Conference Sponsor
In Christy’s Shoes strives to impact communities where women are in vulnerable circumstances by raising funds for integral programming. The areas that are impacted are homelessness, unemployment, substance abuse, domestic abuse, human trafficking, and brain cancer. LEARN MORE HERE
We are honored to have their support for our 2020 Women in Transition Career Conference. Their funding, encouragement, and support will allow us to offer, once again, a fun, full day of information and resources for women who are looking for a job, going back to work, getting out of the military, or shooting for that next important promotion.
Help Us Help Women Work!
Our Community Partners
The Career Network Ministry (CNM) is a ministry of the McLean Bible Church and a volunteer-led organization providing caring support to individuals during career transitions. CNM seeks to encourage, equip and empower job seekers to discover one’s God-given gifts and find a career that is right. CNM carries out its mission by providing workshops, speakers, and assistance for those in transition by helping them develop both basic and advanced job search tools and skills. LEARN MORE HERE
Fairfax County’s Employment and Training Program provides job seekers and employers in Northern Virginia access to a comprehensive system of employment and training services and resources — offered at no cost through a network of employment resource centers, called SkillSource centers located throughout the Northern Virginia area. Services are designed to align job seekers with jobs that match their short- and long-term career goals and employers with the workforce talent they need. LEARN MORE HERE
40Plus of Greater Washington is a non-profit, self-help, volunteer organization offering a proven system of hands-on training, peer support, networking, volunteering, and talks by experts on topics of interest to professionals in career transition. 40Plus has helped more than 8,000 area professionals land rewarding jobs and new careers since our founding in 1953. LEARN MORE HERE
LDS Employment Resource Services is a faith-based NGO that helps job seekers increase job hunting skills at no charge to clients due to generous philanthropists. Learn networking, résumé building, interviewing and job offer negotiation. Attend a class or schedule a one-on-one coaching session. LEARN MORE HERE
Our program is designed to improve the quality of life for our families by helping them move from homelessness to permanent housing. We offer educational opportunities and support services which include: intensive case management, tutoring, employment or vocational training, placement and referrals, life skills and social skills courses, stress management, as well as financial management, wellness and nutrition. LEARN MORE HERE
The Marine Corps Community Services Personal & Professional Development team provides a wide variety of services to marines and their families including free educational services, information referrals, and other transition services for military families and retiring or separating marines seeking the tools necessary to achieve their career, educational, life and volunteerism goals. LEARN MORE HERE
The Virginia Employment Commission (VEC) promotes economic growth and stability by delivering and coordinating workforce services. The VEC offers career assistance for job seekers, employment services for veterans, and employer services for businesses of all sizes. LEARN MORE HERE
Women Giving Back was founded in June 2007. Their goal is to help transitionally homeless women and children get on their feet with clothes to help them enter the workplace and fit in at school. These women can shop for all kinds of clothing and accessories without charge. WGB has distributed over 300,000 items of clothing to more than 23,000 women and 15,300 children from over 100 shelters in Northern Virginia. LEARN MORE HERE