News and Updates

St. Joseph the Worker receives donation from Nationwide Private Client and United Agents of Arizona (6/27/2016) - Improving people’s lives, one donation at a time. United Agents of Arizona proudly announces that St. Joseph the Worker has received a $5,000 Nationwide Private Client Partners in Giving donation. Nationwide strongly believes in being good corporate citizens where their associates, agents, and clients live and work. Giving back and helping create strong communities is built...
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THIRST AID BOTTLED-WATER DONATIONS TOP ONE MILLION MARK (5/23/2016) - Sundt Construction Delivered Semi-Truck Load of Water for Summer Heat Relief Efforts Friday PHOENIX (May 20, 2016) – Sundt Construction Inc., with help from its subcontractors and suppliers, hosted its seventh annual Thirst Aid water drive, delivering a semi-truck-load of nearly 175,000 bottles of water to St. Joseph the Worker, a Human Service Campus agency,...
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Bank of America Awards $300,000 in Grants to 18 Local Nonprofits Boosting Workforce Skills (5/10/2016) - Bank of America Awards $300,000 in Grants to 18 Local Nonprofits Boosting Workforce Skills PHOENIX – Bank of America this week hand-delivered nearly $300,000 in grants in just three hours to 18 local nonprofits working to increase educational and workforce development opportunities in the Phoenix community. According to these nonprofits, a cumulative total of more...
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2016 Hike for the Homeless – Event Recap (3/21/2016) - 18th Annual Hike for the Homeless Presented by Tucker & Miller Saturday, March 5, 2016 at 8am McDowell Mountain Regional Park St. Joseph the Worker’s 18th Annual Hike for the Homeless Presented by Tucker & Miller, Attorneys at Law, was a huge success, raising over $83,000. All proceeds directly support programs and services to assist...
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Holly’s Story (3/17/2016) - It was a cold and damp December day when twenty-eight year old Holly was released from the state penitentiary, having served six months of her twelve month sentence for a felony conviction. Just days before Christmas, Holly was eager to move into the halfway house in Mesa, but at the same time, anxious about desperately...
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THUNDERBIRDS RAISE RECORD-BREAKING $9,060,731 FOR LOCAL CHARITIES (10/13/2015) - THUNDERBIRDS ECLIPSE $100 MILLION IN CHARITABLE GIVING SINCE ITS INCEPTION IN 1932 2015 WASTE MANAGEMENT PHOENIX OPEN AND THE THUNDERBIRDS RAISE RECORD-BREAKING $9,060,731 FOR LOCAL CHARITIES PHOENIX, Ariz. – Waste Management Phoenix Open hosts, The Thunderbirds, will hand out $9,060,731 to local charities through proceeds raised from the 2015 tournament, Thunderbirds Big Chief Danny Calihan...
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5 Ways to See Transformation in Your Life (8/3/2015) - 5 Ways to See Transformation in Your Life by Mark Lilly for St. Joseph the Worker St. Joseph the Worker has transformed over the years from a small unknown agency helping 300 people to a valley wide provider helping 2,700 people. In many ways, the changes we’ve seen are similar to the changes you may...
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Grand Opening of the Maryvale Community Success Center (6/24/2015) - St. Joseph the Worker Announces Grand Opening of the Maryvale Community Success Center  St. Joseph the Worker has reached many milestones throughout its 27 years of operation; but July 8, 2015 will benchmark a different scale of growth for the agency with the addition of a satellite center in the West Valley.   Phoenix, AZ...
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The Secret to Happiness at Work (6/24/2015) - The Secret to Happiness at Work by Mark Lilly for St. Joseph the Worker Can you think back to the last time when you really felt like you had happiness at work? It’s easy to take times like that in our lives for granted when we’re in the moment. But sometimes it’s important to think...
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Lessons Learned From a First Job (5/18/2015) - 5 Lessons Learned From a First Job  by Mark Lilly for St. Joseph the Worker Do you remember what you did at your first job? It probably didn’t seem like a big deal at the time. But whether you were mopping, flipping burgers, or doing dishes, those experiences were shaping you in ways you couldn’t...
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SJW receives grant from Bank of America

We’re proud to have been awarded a grant from Bank of America to provide economically disadvantaged job seekers with job readiness training,financial coaching, and supportive services needed to secure employment and self-sufficiency.

Through this support, we’re expanding economic opportunities and solutions for those most in need. #BofAGrants#economicmobility

 

 

 

Making Dreams Come True for our Clients at SJW

SJW thanks the American Family Insurance Dreams Foundation for their generous $7,500 grant that was awarded to us to help our clients overcome their barriers,their obstacles and help them transition their lives through quality employment.

It’s with the help of organizations such as theirs that makes dreams come true.