THE GRIT PROJECT

Growing Rural Independence Together Through Jobs

2021 Fall Job Fair - Sept. 22nd - Click Here to Find Out More

2021 Fall Career Fair - Oct. 20th - Click Here to Find Out More

The GRIT Project builds hope in rural Ohio by growing the economic prosperity of the region. This project supports young adults age 14-24 and adults who are unemployed or underemployed in getting the education and training needed to get living-wage jobs within their communities.


The Grit Project is dedicated to serving you and our communities in a multitude of ways with a focus on broadband as a utility service that enables healthcare, education and employment Learn more about the project!

Career Coaching Available

Hundreds of class of 2020 graduates were assessed for career aptitude at the beginning of 2020. COVID disrupted the effort and many individuals did not receive career coaching. Career coaching helps an individual interpret their results, conduct personal reflection and to develop a career plan that involves a training and education plan. Virtual career coaching is available for Class of 2020 graduates.


High school student – Find Options You Like

Superintendent – Tailored to the Students Need

High school student – Assessment Test is Valuable

Former Lordstown Worker Finds a New Path

Former Lordstown Worker Discovers Himself

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