Team Spotlight: GAIN Unit Assistants

Team Spotlight: GAIN Unit Assistants

What motivates you to wake up and go to work? Pedro Alcaraz What motivates me go to work is my kids way to achieve my goals for them and provided a better future for them. Also helping the participants. Roxie Small This is my purpose every day, the fact that you like...
Employee Spotlight: Herbert Thau

Employee Spotlight: Herbert Thau

1.What motivates you to wake up and go to work? The simple answer is that I love what I do. I really want to help clients find a satisfying career path not just ‘a job’.  Each client I meet with I think “what can I do to help this person achieve their professional...
Employee Spotlight: Julian Hampton

Employee Spotlight: Julian Hampton

What motivates you to wake up and go to work? What motivates me every day is the ability to make a difference in people’s lives. I love to teach and mentor, so being able to use my personal and professional experience to help my students achieve success is...
Employee Spotlight: Laura Evans

Employee Spotlight: Laura Evans

Employee Spotlight: Laura Evans, Job Coach for the GROW Program We are launching a monthly Employee Spotlight series to acknowledge the remarkable work our staff does every day and surface stories of the amazing individuals behind the JVS SoCal team. This will be a...
JVS SoCal Launches COVID-19 Emergency Fund

JVS SoCal Launches COVID-19 Emergency Fund

For nearly 90 years, JVS SoCal has been guided by the same vision — thriving communities with hope and economic opportunity for all. With your help and support, we have responded to this crisis by providing direct, impactful assistance and supportive services to...
LAPD Academy Graduation

LAPD Academy Graduation

John Gutierrez, Deputy Director of Veteran Services, has continued to service clients and find opportunities to work with our community and employment partners. One of Veteran Services’ largest employer partners is LAPD, who hired over 55 Veterans from our program in...