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Jobs & Training Opportunities

Heartland Alliance

Contact the referral partner listed below to learn more about the Chicago FarmWorks Transitional Jobs program if you are:

18 years or older

Resident of the City of Chicago

Authorized to work in the US

Have a low income

Motivated to find permanent, long-term employment

Not afraid to get dirty and able to do physical work

Interested in giving back to the community by helping grow food for local food pantries

Interested in getting warehousing experience

   What to expect as a Chicago FarmWorks participant:

Assistance finding a permanent employment placement

Paid bi-weekly at minimum wage for up to 30 hours week for 10 weeks

4 days of unpaid Job-Readiness Training

Classroom training on Urban Agriculture, Warehousing, Career Pathways, and Financial Literacy.

West Humboldt Park Development Council

3620 W. Chicago Ave

Chicago, IL  60651

773-342-0036