Crittenton Women's Union - $40,000 in support of the "Woman to Woman" program, a career development and mentoring program that provides professional development, computer skills and job readiness training to low-income women.
What does CWU stand for?
CWU stands for Crittenton Women's Union (Boston, MA)
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Samples in periodicals archive:
2 million workers, lack the skills required to obtain jobs that pay enough to support their families, according to a Crittenton Women's Union report.
She serves on the Board of Directors of Raptor Pharmaceuticals, a public biotechnology company, and Crittenton Women's Union (CWU), a local non-profit organization helping low-income women.
Prior to that time, she was the Director of Research and Innovation at the Crittenton Women's Union in Boston.
Crittenton Women's Union [TABLE OMITTED] About Crittenton Women's Union Crittenton Women's Union, a Boston-based nonprofit organization, combines direct service programs, independent research and public policy advocacy in its mission to transform the course of low-income women's lives so that they can attain economic independence and create better futures for themselves and their families.
New report finds disjointed public support system can lead to greater family economic instability BOSTON -- A single working parent with two children in Greater Boston earning $16,000 a year, the state's minimum wage, and receiving all the major public support programs available to her can better support her household than she could earning $16 an hour ($32,000 a year) and receiving aid because of the disjointed public work support system, according to a new study released today by Crittenton Women's Union and The Center for Social Policy at the John W.
Named inaugural "DIA Cares" community partner for DIA Annual Meeting BOSTON -- Crittenton Women's Union (CWU), a Boston-based nonprofit organization dedicated to helping low-income women attain economic independence, has been chosen as the inaugural local community partner of the Drug Information Association's "DIA Cares" initiative, launching during its 44th Annual Meeting being held in Boston from June 22 through June 26, 2008.
Moved by the organization's mission and by the speeches given by two Crittenton Women's Union (CWU) program participants who recounted their successful journeys to economic self-sufficiency, Orman wowed the crowd by announcing her unplanned pledge during her acceptance speech.