Street Wise Partners
Street Wise Partners transforms the lives of disadvantaged, low-income individuals by helping them realize their career potential. Their signature program, Career Ventures, serves low income individuals who are ready to overcome barriers to employment and transform their lives. This unique 3-month career mentoring program delivers high-impact professional development services with 2:1 career mentoring in corporate settings. StreetWise Partners’ objectives include the following: Eliminate the gap between an individual’s potential and his/her current position; Expose individuals to people from different cultures and backgrounds to encourage a deeper understanding of our local communities; Develop leaders in the private sector who have a keen understanding of and commitment to service to their community; and equip trainees to move into better, higher paying jobs with opportunities for advancement.