CRST Expedited | Nationwide

CRST Expedited | Nationwide

CRST: Rooted in innovation. In 1955, Herald and Miriam Smith started Cedar Rapids Steel Transport out of a refurbished chicken coop they bought for $125. At the time, they had no trucks and no customers, but Herald, known as “Smitty,” convinced firms he could save them money. He contracted with owner/operators who were hauling livestock […]

Apprentice and Non-Traditional Employment for Women (Pre-apprenticeship Trades Rotation Program (Training)) N. Kent, Washington

Pre-apprenticeship Trades Rotation Program (Training) ANEW offers an 11 week, part-time, high-quality pre-apprenticeship training in Kent, WA  that helps women and men obtain careers in construction trades. The Trades Rotation Program helps adults gain the technical skills needed to be competitive for an apprenticeship opportunity. ANEW’s program is unique. We partner with many registered apprenticeship programs in the Seattle […]

CONNECTIONS TO SUCCESS and DRESS FOR SUCCESS St. Louis, MO

CONNECTIONS TO SUCCESS and DRESS FOR SUCCESS St. Louis, MO

2125 Bissell (No street sign. In the Grace Hill building near Grand and Florissant)  63107   314-584-6887 3000 Little Hills Expressway St. Charles  63301   636-940-8027 1701 N 2nd St. St Charles  63301   636-940-8027 Both organizations provide clothing for job interviews and outfits for starting work before the first paycheck. Also, counseling and job readiness. […]

CENTER FOR WOMEN IN TRANSITION (CWIT) St. Louis, MO Chapter

CENTER FOR WOMEN IN TRANSITION (CWIT) St. Louis, MO Chapter

www.cwitstl.org   314-771-5207 There are two transitional housing facilities in St. Louis city for women reentering the St. Louis area from a correctional facility. Comprehensive supportive housing. Courtois House: All women are participants in the organization’s mentoring program and other programs. Residents may stay up to one year. Schirmer House: Opened in 2007, provides housing for 30 women who […]

14 Companies That Can Help Re-Entry Moms Get Their Careers Back

14 Companies That Can Help Re-Entry Moms Get Their Careers Back

You’ve paused your career for a while to raise your kids or take care of a family member, but now you’re ready—and energized—for a career comeback. The only problem: Despite your experience and accomplishments, some hiring managers can’t seem to get past the glaring gap in your resume. To get back in the swing of things […]

National Resource Center For Justice Involved Women

National Resource Center For Justice Involved Women

Background The U.S. Department of Justice, Office of Justice Programs, Bureau of Justice Assistance (BJA) – in partnership with the National Institute of Corrections (NIC) – established the National Resource Center on Justice-Involved Women (NRCJIW) to address the unique and complex needs of adult women involved in the criminal justice system.NIC will continue to deliver products and services to […]