Jerene had just moved to Victorville, had no money and was about to become homeless. Jerene found information about the Workforce Investment Board online whilst searching for jobs.

Jerene attended resume and interviewing workshops at the High Desert America’s Job Center of California. The Workforce Investment Board also spoke to recruiters and arranged an interview for an On-the Job Training program with Greater New Hope Foundation. After three months of paid training, Jerene was hired as a full time employee.

Jerene said, “The Workforce Investment Board really helped me; just by taking the classes I understood what was needed and everyone was really kind.”