Mission: Ynotu2 purpose is to help underserved and disadvantaged job seekers develop job skills, competence, confidence, and connections to meaningful, gainful and secure employment. Additionally, to help employers see beyond disabilities and past offenses and focus on the benefits of employing highly trained and reliable employees. Disadvantaged job seekers are people with disabilities, youth-at-risk, single parents, ex-offenders, and military veterans. An informational website has been provided to locate programs that will assist participants with improving their self-esteem, understanding their value, and developing their skills. This will help the participants succeed. Our program is also intended to provide financial assistance and eventually housing for financially disadvantaged participants. Financial woes are often the #1 cause of ex-offender recidivism as well as hinder the ability of those with financial struggles to obtain education, trades, job training etc. in order to strengthen their opportunities of finding careers that provide good pay and job security. The pressure of financial woes often forces individuals to take the first available job or in the case of an ex-offender to commit another offense. Through our program we intend to provide disadvantaged job seekers with the Your donation will help provide our clients with the tools to turn their lives around
Target demographics: Ynotu2 is a 501(c) (3) nonprofit, who assist disadvantaged jobseekers, youth and young adults.
Direct beneficiaries per year: 100 students 200 individual jobseekers
Geographic areas served: SOUTH CAROLINA (SC)
Programs: Job and life skill development, early childhood intervention, youth mentoring and community outreach.