Learn about some of the powerful, long-lasting impacts of the Training Futures program and the incredible variety of ways that NVFS reaches out to motivated, low-income individuals to help them achieve professional success.
Our nationally-recognized Training Futures program provides a 25-week professional development curriculum that is designed to move people from low-paying retail and service jobs to white-collar careers. Training Programs prepare clients for a career, not just a job, in industries with the potential for growth. Dual training and college credits provide a jump start for clients to continue in their long term career goals. Visit Training Futures!
Our Employment Services are designed to reduce barriers to employment and increase the employability of Hispanic/Latino immigrants. Employment staff provides one-on-one job counseling and education. Clients learn about resources and job-searching strategies. Learn more.
Escala, Small Business Program of NVFS
Escala, NVFS' Small Business Program for entrepreneurs provides one-on-one small business development consulting and coursework to low- and mid-income families living in Northern Virginia. The program aims to assist clients in overcoming barriers to launch and grow sustainable businesses that increase household incomes, create jobs, and contribute to the local economy. Learn more.
Vehicles for Change
Our Vehicles for Change program provides reliable transportation for people to use in order to get to work or schooling. Learn more
In this video, Julie Mullen, Director of Workforce Development, expresses the importance of NVFS' workforce development programs for residents and the economy of Northern Virginia.