NEW ORLEANS – Tomorrow, Dec. 12, 2017, Mayor Mitch Landrieu and City officials will celebrate the graduation of the 17th cohort of the City’s job training program, STRIVE NOLA. Mayor Landrieu will also recognize the successes past STRIVE NOLA graduates who have benefitted from the program.
Launched in March 2015, STRIVE NOLA connects disadvantaged jobseekers to employment opportunities by providing workforce case management, foundational skills training and supportive services. Additionally, in December 2017, Mayor Landrieu announced the STRIVE Fresh Start program to support participants involved in justice system.
WHO: Mayor Mitch Landrieu
Ashleigh Gardere, Executive Director, Network for Economic
WHAT: STRIVE NOLA Cohort XVII Graduation
WHEN: Tuesday, December 12, 2017
WHERE: New Orleans Jazz Market
1436 Oretha Castle Haley Blvd.
New Orleans, LA 70113