THE GRIT PROJECT
Growing Rural Independence Together Through Jobs
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.
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.