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Bringing new to life to neighborhoods by unlocking human, church and local business potential.

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Moving Education Forward in a COVID-19 World

The “summer slump” is a real thing.  Ask any teacher returning to school after summer break and they can tell you they expect to see at least a 20% learning loss from students.  At-risk students fare even worse since they often don’t have the same opportunities to continue their learning over the summer as their better-advantaged peers.

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Churches Continue to Serve Amid COVID-19 by Providing Arts & Crafts Kits

Social distancing has made reaching out to neighbors more challenging, but definitely not impossible. Read about one creative way churches are being equipped to provide for needy families in their communities.

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Hear the Vision from Our Oaks Learning Manager

Julie Cordray came on board at Seed to Oaks in February of 2020 to fill the role of Oaks Learning Manager. Read to find out why she’s so passionate about education and ministry and her challenge for churches to get on mission.

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From Protecting Our Country to Protecting Our Industries: Veteran Finds His Sweet Spot!

Because of Job One’s extensive business partnerships, a local employer gained a dedicated employee and a principled veteran gained a new lease on life.

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Second Chances and Three Job Offers: Smashing Employment Barriers

Hard work is exactly what Ms. Sanders put into the Job One process, securing not just one but THREE employment offers with local Job One business partners.

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Third Avenue Baptist Supports Hard Workers Hailing from the Philippines

Third Avenue Baptist Church is a beacon of hope in Old Louisville. Led by Ben Birkholz and Atito Njagah, the Job One initiatives there are helping prepare their community members for success!

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Pre and Post Assessments Vital to Oaks Summer Academies’ Success

Everyone knows that effective assessment is a key part of student growth. At Oaks Learning, we use standards-based pre and post assessments so teachers are equipped to meet their students’ individual learning needs.

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Job One Candidate WOWs Future Employer During Interview!

Job One is proud of our candidates who take our advice and training to heart and turn it into a skill that is valuable to them, and ultimately helps them reach their full potential!

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Whole Health Helps Churches Like Yours Bring Smiles to the Community

Bring hope and smiles to your community with the help of a Whole Health strategist.

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Meeting Education Needs in the Midst of a Pandemic

Your church can help teachers be more successful this coming year with the challenges facing them.

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