CENTER FOR WORKING FAMILIES

Organization name: Shepherd Community Center & Church of the Nazarene

Program Type

Financial aid & financial literacy programs
Leadership skills & college/career prep programs

Ages Served:

19-25 Years

Overview

Brief Program Summary: One of 12 Center for Working Families (CWF) sites in Indianapolis, Shepherd Community Center provides employment coaching, financial coaching, and income supports coaching to assist neighbors in pursuing a job, a better job, or a career.
Success Metrics: Employment and employment retention. Increase in net worth. Increase in net income. Increase in credit score.

Demographics

Number Served & Racial Distribution:

Total Number of Individuals Annually Served

50

Black or African Americans Annually Served

46%

Hispanic or Latinos Annually Served

34%

Geographic Scope:

− Central Indiana Counties: Marion
− Additional/Other Areas of Focus: N/A

Resources

Annual Operating Cost: $331,000
Initial Start-Up Cost: $0

Contact Information

Organization Name: Shepherd Community Center & Church of the Nazarene
Website: https://shepherdcommunity.org/
Respondents Name: Jay Height
Email: jayh@shepherdcommunity.org

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