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Career Coffee Chat

As I search for words to describe today’s experience with the ladies at Star of Hope’s Transitional Living Center… I cannot help but be humbled and count it a privilege that the ladies would allow me to be a part of their transition from unemployed and homeless to gainfully employed and self-sufficient. Career Coffee Chat began today with six ladies in attendance. One lady announced a recent offer... Read More »
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Helping Star of Hope Residents Market Themselves

Working at Star of Hope with individuals to secure employment, I often hear, “I have been out of work and I cannot find a job no matter how hard I try.” And often, residents try hard looking for work unsuccessfully because they are looking for work the way they are used to. i.e., Internet. Qualifications Versus Job Duties: Looking for a job from the employer perspective, involves more than just... Read More »
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Career Connection’s 2nd Chance!

My name is Gervelyne George however, I prefer “Lynn.” I am the Jobs Developer with Star of Hope Mission and my primary duty is to help our residents secure employment by establishing relationships with companies who commit to giving our residents a second chance and build partnerships with community organizations that mutually benefit Star of Hope and the community at large. For almost ten years,... Read More »
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