Maryland New Directions, Inc.
Direct beneficiaries per year: 300
Someone who had 3 hours of volunteer time could: Assist clients in our computer lab with job search, resume writing, and typing skills.
Geographic areas served: Baltimore City
From 2008-2012 in our Career Focus program alone, 1,527 low-income Baltimore residents received career services and skills training and among them, 712 job-ready clients obtained employment. 86% of those employed retained their jobs for at least 1 year with average earnings of $11 per hour.