Spanish Speaking Unity Council of Alameda County

Program Area(s)
Grantee NameSpanish Speaking Unity Council of Alameda County
Address1900 Fruitvale Avenue, Suite 2A
Oakland CA, 94601
United States
Websitehttp://www.unitycouncil.org
Description

Spanish Speaking Unity Council operates the Peralta Service Corporation in Oakland’s Fruitvale neighborhood. This social enterprise uses contracts with private companies to secure landscaping and public-space maintenance jobs for low-skilled individuals who face high-barriers to employment. The Unity Council is transforming the Peralta model to one of six-month transitional employment leading to permanent mainstream jobs. This grant supports the planning, curriculum development, and pilot class for this new program.

Grant Amount$40000
Project Dates06/10/14 - 06/10/15
Serving United States/California/Alameda/Oakland

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