Your Support Fuels Action

When you inspire us with your support and engagement, we take it and put it into action. Your generosity on GiveNOLA Day and throughout the year is something tangible that creates an opportunity to train our alumni and provide them with the intangibles. At Reconcile, intangibles are the workforce training and life skills alumni use in their careers, but also within the everyday challenges and trials of life.

With your support as the backbone during these unusual times, we continue to adapt services for alumni in unique ways. Recently the Programming Team launched a 5-week series of Zoom Alumni Workshops—refresher courses on the transferable skills necessary to find a new job or to restart their professional lives.

“It keeps them engaged and gets their minds prepared for the next few weeks when they are going to have to get up and go to work every day, with a positive attitude,” said Reconcile social worker Kendra Parson, who is leading today’s workshop on Budgeting and Life Skills. She added,…