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MISSION STATEMENT

The Washington-Williams Institute is a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization. We aim to provide valuable job training and support to better prepare young adults for employment in the 21st Century. We strive to promote self-sufficiency, well-being and economic empowerment.

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VISION STATEMENT

Create pathways for young adults to achieve economic independence as they successfully transition to adulthood.

PROGRAMS


JOB DEVELOPMENT TRAINING
AND JOB PLACEMENT

ENTREPRENEURSHIP
TRAINING

MENTORSHIP

FACTS


There is a skills gap among young workers.

Most young people have limited soft skills and work experience to enter the workforce.

A living wage is considered at least $12 per hour plus benefits.

South Carolina minimum wage - $7.25 is the same for all individuals, regardless of how many dependents they may have.

UPCOMING EVENTS


First Annual Job Fair focus on Youth
(ages 16-24)
October 13th, 2016

Held at Midlands Technical College, Airport Campus. Call for details

QUICK CONNECT


*All Fields Are Required
OUR SUCCESS IS HELPING OTHERS TO ACHIEVE THE AMERICAN DREAM AND FINANCIAL INDEPENDENCE.

BECOME A VOLUNTEER

  • 1218 Batchelor Street, West Columbia, SC 29169
    P.O. Box 2173, Irmo, SC 29063

  • (803) 800-8744