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Tuition-Free Administrative Training for Women in NYC

Posted on 06/12/2019 by Alice Kenny  |  Share

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By Alice Kenny

That’s right, Grace Institute, an affiliate of Catholic Charities NY, offers tuition-free administrative training for women in New York City.

The catch?  You must sign up by July 15, 2019 to be in time for the...

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Filed under: Finding English & Citizenship Classes, Community Centers, Job Readiness & Placement

Tags: tuition-free training NYC women, grace institute

Overwhelmed and Need Help?

Posted on 05/30/2019 by Alice Kenny  |  Share

Catholic Charities Provides New Yorkers the Free and Low-Cost Support They Need

Confronted with an eviction notice, an aging parent’s declining health, a child’s struggles with drugs or other crises? Seeking help in areas you once knew nothing about...

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Filed under: Feeding the Hungry & Sheltering the Homeless, Strengthening Families & Resolving Crises, Counseling, Job Readiness & Placement

Tags: Catholic Charities New York, free and low-cost help

Happy May & Labor Day

Posted on 05/1/2019 by Alice Kenny  |  Share

Best Wishes – Plus Free Employment Training – from Catholic Charities NY

By Alice Kenny

Not just a day of daffodils and dances around maypoles – although we’re certainly grateful for that! – but May Day here at Catholic Charities NY and in much...

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Filed under: Welcoming & Integrating Immigrants & Refugees, Supporting Immigrant Workers, Job Readiness & Placement

Tags: May Day, Labor Day, wage violations, free employment training

Best Way in New York City to Celebrate International Women’s Month

Posted on 03/20/2019 by Alice Kenny  |  Share

Check Out This Powerful Video and Get Inspired

We’ve got the best way in New York City to celebrate International Women’s Month – and we know you’re looking!  Meet two once-struggling New York women with lives turned around thanks to the Grace Institute, an affiliate of Catholic Charities NY. 

 “I wanted to take the...

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Filed under: Job Readiness & Placement

Tags: grace institute, International Women’s month, free job training women, Alice Kenny

FREE Help Landing a Job - or Employee - in New York

Posted on 01/17/2019 by Alice Kenny  |  Share

Check Out Catholic Charities Workforce Development Program

Looking to land a job – or a great employee – in New York? 

Check out Catholic Charities NY’s Workforce Development team for free assistance!

Looking for work?  Get FREE...

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Filed under: Job Readiness & Placement

Doctorate in Student Loans but No College Degree

Posted on 01/16/2019 by Alice Kenny  |  Share

Read Laurie Fleming’s Profile Here & in The New York Times

Just 15 weeks’ shy of her dream, an Associate degree in Fashion Design at Parsons School of Fashion, Laurie Fleming ran out of money and was left with nearly $70,000 in...

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Filed under: Financial Assistance, Job Readiness & Placement

Looking for a Top-Notch Admin or Patient Service Rep?

Posted on 12/19/2018 by Alice Kenny  |  Share

Grace Grads Ready for Hire

Solve your office needs by hiring a Grace graduate while she is still available! 

Grace Institute, an affiliate of Catholic Charities NY, just graduated 60 top-notch Administrative Professionals AND...

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Filed under: Job Readiness & Placement

Protecting Day Laborers Working Dangerous Construction Jobs

Posted on 05/16/2018 by Alice Kenny  |  Share

Catholic Charities NY Graduates First Group in New OSHA Training

Standing on street corners in the burning sun or freezing cold hoping for a day’s work are just the beginning of brutalities day laborers face.  Accidents are rampant, injuries...

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Filed under: Job Readiness & Placement

Tags: Day laborer OSHA training

Free Job Training & Placement for New York Women!

Posted on 08/17/2017 by Alice Kenny  |  Share

Choose from Health Care, Administrative & Paid Training Programs!

 two women smiling

Are you a woman looking for FREE computer, administrative, and technical training- and PLACEMENT! ­ to land jobs in New York City?

Check out Grace Institute,...

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Filed under: Job Readiness & Placement

Tags: Job Training & Placement

Refugees Rebuild Lives Thanks to Bank of America Volunteers

Posted on 02/27/2017 by Alice Kenny  |  Share

Managing Directors & More Offer Career Counseling

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Filed under: Welcoming & Integrating Immigrants & Refugees, Job Readiness & Placement

Tags: Bank of America, Volunteerting

A Jump on Jobs

Posted on 08/5/2016 by Alice Kenny  |  Share


Women at the Grace Institute, a Catholic Charities affiliate, receive tuition-free job training skills

As job growth seesaws up and down Catholic Charities teaches you how to jump onboard.

Great news that the U.S. economy...

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Filed under: Strengthening Families & Resolving Crises, Job Readiness & Placement

Tags: job growth, U.S. economy rebound

A Decent Job: Key to Housing, Funds & Dignity

Posted on 04/29/2016 by Alice Kenny  |  Share

But How Do You Land One?

A decent job is the key to decent housing, financial stability and dignity. But finding a job can be tough, particularly for the most vulnerable. Young people entering the workforce, those aging out of...

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Filed under: Strengthening Families & Resolving Crises, Financial Assistance, Job Readiness & Placement

Brag Your Way with Grace to Success:

Posted on 04/25/2016 by Catholic Charities Admin  |  Share

A Once Secret How-To

By Karen Daly


 Back-to-back bragging - a "Grace" ful secret to success.

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Filed under: Strengthening Families & Resolving Crises, Job Readiness & Placement

Tags: grace institute, Brag Party, Peggy Klaus

Free Tuition for Women on the Move

Posted on 10/21/2015 by Alice Kenny  |  Share

Thanks to – believe it or not – tuition-free job training and placement for women in need, Grace Institute has been moving women for more than a century.

Now Grace Institute is celebrating its own move.  After decades...

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Filed under: Strengthening Families & Resolving Crises, Job Readiness & Placement

Tags: grace institute