KRAchievers Volunteer for St. Jude “Give Thanks Walk”

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KRAchievers Volunteer for St. Jude “Give Thanks Walk”

On November 22nd, Team KRAchievers of the VIEW (Virginia Initiative for Employment not Welfare) Program—operated by KRA Corporation for the Norfolk Department of Human Services—participated in the St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital “Give Thanks Walk” fundraiser.

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KRA/VIEW Customer Has Place to Call “Home”

Kathy Confer, Instructor, VIEW (Virginia Initiative for Employment not Welfare) Program—operated by KRA Corporation for the Norfolk Department of Human Services—gave her GED class a writing assignment on goal-setting.  Participant Dawn Franklin wrote about her 5-year struggle with homelessness, … Continue Reading

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KRA/VIEW and FEP Open Door to Customer’s Success

Harlenia Ray enrolled in the Norfolk VIEW (Virginia Initiative for Employment not Welfare) Program, operated by KRA Corporation for the Department of Human Services, lacking work experience and job skills, making her an ideal candidate for the KRA/VIEW Job Readiness … Continue Reading

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Long Journey Ends in Success for KRA Customer

When Adalberto Barbosa, his wife, and two children moved from Puerto Rico to Hartford, he discovered they were eligible for  Temporary Family Assistance (TFA) benefits through the Connecticut Department of Social Services.  TFA also qualified Adalberto for … Continue Reading

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Job-Prep = Job-Placement for KRA Customer

Monet, a single, 24-year old high school graduate with 2 children, enrolled in the PGWorks Program—operated by KRA Corporation for the Prince George’s County Department of Social Services—on July 23rd, knowing only that she needed to know a lot … Continue Reading

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KRA’s Staley Presents at NAWDP/NAWB Webinar on WIOA

Kimberly Staley, CWDP, Vice President & Director of Client Services, was selected by  sponsors NAWDP and NAWB to co-present for one of a four-part webinar series, Preparing for WIOA: Embracing a Comprehensive Approach to Delivery, a Collaborative Approach to Planning, Continue Reading

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KRA Monthly Spotlight!

Our November Spotlight! is shining brightly on our nation’s heroes whose valor we celebrated on Veterans Day, the holiday that honors the millions of U.S. military personnel who served in wars and major conflicts, since WWI.  No doubt there were … Continue Reading

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Thanksgiving Came Early for KRA/Camden Customers

The KRA Team of the Job Skills Training Directly Related to Employment Program, funded by the Camden County Workforce Investment Board, surprised their customers who participate in the Pre-Employment & Digital Training Program with a pre-Thanksgiving Day feast on … Continue Reading

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KRA…Platinum Star Sponsor for Saturday School Fundraiser

The Fall Celebration Dinner Program read “KRA proudly supports the George B. Thomas, Sr. Learning Academy Saturday School Program for developing a sense of self-worth, and instilling the values of knowledge, responsibility, and achievement in our children, who are indeed … Continue Reading

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Baltimore KRA Community Care Campaign

As part of its Sixth Annual Community Care Campaign (CCC), in October—which is National Domestic Violence Awareness Month—KRA Corporation donated $2,500  to the National Coalition Against Domestic Violence to support their mission.  Also, KRA programs raised another $5,000 that … Continue Reading

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