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Workforce Success Story Submitted By:
Eastpoint Workforce Development Center

Meet Franz

Workforce Challenge

Franz, a US Army Veteran, was participating in the SSVF Program at Alliance, Inc. While there, he attended a Federal Resume Workshop and received assistance from the Employment Specialist (ES). He was subsequently referred to the Disabled Veteran Outreach Program (DVOP) Specialist at Eastpoint Workforce Development Center and attended workshops and job fairs. Franz faced transportation challenges, but Alliance assisted him and also helped him fine-tune his resume. He worked part time and was in school.

Workforce Solution

He was assisted with his resume and he was provided with leads to full time job opportunities and Job Fair events. He attended a recruitment fair conducted by the Social Security Administration for Veterans eligible for priority services.

Outcomes & Benefits

He graduated from CCBC with an Associate's Degree in Applied Science and was hired by SSA to work as a Service Representative in May 2014.

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