Clients are relieved, happy, and proud to show up on the first day of work outfitted in workwear that’s appropriate and required for their new jobs.
This program provides equipment, tools, and uniforms that are necessary for jobs our clients have secured.
Monthly bus passes provide a reliable way to get to work and allows clients unlimited rides to take care of other important matters until they receive their first paycheck.
Eligible individuals receive tuition for Plan It! Entrepreneur Training Class, a twelve-week program at the Neighborhood Development Center. With a completed business plan, select individuals are eligible for additional funding assistance with business start-up expenses.
We cover most test and license fees so that clients can return to work in the higher-paying fields in which they have been trained.
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Small Sums’ programs represent a unique approach to social outreach. Our sole purpose is to help homeless individuals, who have found jobs, with the specific things that they need to start back to work. Your donation of any amount can help us continue to work toward eradicating homelessness in Minnesota. Making a donation to Small Sums is easy.