Creating Brighter Futures…


Columbus Works provides hope and encouragement to impoverished area residents who desire to advance to economic self-sufficiency through employment. They offer a transformational approach to eliminating poverty through holistic job readiness training, job placement and ongoing coaching services in collaboration with a network of Employer Partners, including Fortuity Calling. 

Columbus Works’ 3rd location and headquarters is located at Fortuity in the heart of Franklinton, where they will provide job readiness training to community residents. 

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Since 1922, the mission of South Side Early Learning (SSEL) has been to ensure that every child six weeks to kindergarten entry living in our community benefits from a holistic, high-quality early education. Providing year-round, early education programs, SSEL works to equip parents and students with the care and skills necessary for a child to succeed in school and beyond.  

SSEL is passionately committed to lead the partnerships, best practices and performance that maximize a child's first 2,000 days.

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