[PODCAST] Center for Employment Opportunities: Providing jobs as a launchpad
The Returning Citizens interviews CEO Detroit.
Finding a job can be a daunting task for returning citizens for all types of reasons-- gaps in work experience, lack of resources, stigma, and so much more. In this episode, we sit down with a team that’s in the trenches every day, hitting this challenge head-on. The Center for Employment Opportunities (CEO) has been operating for 20+ years, providing transitional employment services for formerly incarcerated individuals. They now operate in 26 Cities across 9 States, serving 8,000+ annually, and notably, launched in Detroit in 2018!