Women's Bean Project

 
Data Provided By
Mile High United Way Mile High United Way - MHUW
General Information
Description of AgencyWorks with women from all walks of life and varying circumstances, who share one commonality which is chronic unemployment. This is caused by a myriad of circumstances such as
- Lack of education,
- Lack of steady work history
- A history of incarceration
- A former addiction
Meets women where they are and creates an environment that is supportive, non-judgmental, and conducive to obtaining skills to find and keep permanent, full time, entry-level career jobs. This is accomplished by hiring women to work in the 6 to 9-month transitional employment program on a full-time basis, while also providing hands-on job training through the assembly of gourmet food products.
MissionTo change women’s lives by providing stepping stones to self-sufficiency through social enterprise.
LocationDenver County
Geographic AreaAdams, Arapahoe, Broomfield, Denver, Jefferson counties
Facility/ADA AccessYes
Intake ProcedureWalk-in to complete a brief application; applicants will be contacted to start the interview process when openings are available
Agency TypeNonprofit
 
Client Information
EligibilityWomen who are 21 or older, chronically unemployed the last three years and in recovery for at least six months

Participants must also be able to:
- Work Monday - Friday, 8 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.
- Lift up to 50 pounds
- Stand for most of the work day
 
Availability
Hours of OperationMonday - Friday, 8 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.
 
Contact Information
Physical Site Address 13201 Curtis St
Physical Site City, State, ZipDenver, CO 80205
Main Phone(303) 292-1919
Fax(303) 292-1221
Emailinfo@womensbeanproject.com
Web Addresswww.womensbeanproject.com
 
Additional Information
SourceMHUW
 
Affiliated Programs and Services
This Agency: Women's Bean Project
Affiliated Programs: Women's Bean Project
Affiliated Services: Job Readiness and Employment Training - Women's Bean Project