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Chrysalis

Organization Type
  • Social Enterprise / Opportunity Employment
Joined
  • August 26th, 2014
Chapter

Los Angeles

Field of Work
Offering
Service
Market Reach
Local
Chrysalis
Description

Chrysalis is a nonprofit organization dedicated to creating a pathway to self-sufficiency for homeless and low-income individuals by providing the resources and support needed to find and retain employment.

Individuals experiencing barriers to employment have the opportunity to work temporary jobs through Chrysalis Enterprises, which consists of a professional street maintenance business and an alternative staffing company. These businesses are designed to provide individuals with real-world job experience that develops resumes, builds confidence and develops soft skills while paving the way to successful long-term employment.

Through unique partnerships with over 16 Business Improvement Districts throughout L.A. and more than 100 staffing customers, Chrysalis Enterprises employs over 500 people each year and generates $7 million in annual revenue.