Meet our Featured Volunteer: Mari Goerlich!

Mari is a WorkFaith volunteer who lives just outside of Houston in Spring, Texas. She and her wonderful, fun-loving husband, Chris, will celebrate their 20th anniversary next month! What an adventure it has been, especially after the very blessed surprise of having quadruplets 14 years ago. Her three teenage sons, Cohen, Noah & Finn and daughter, Sophia, have been the …

Meet our Featured Volunteer: Lou Tchan Clarisse Bah!

My name is Lou Bah and I am originally from the Ivory Coast. I am a graduate from Houston Community College with an Associate Degree in Business, and I am pursuing an Accounting Degree at the University of Houston-Downtown. In my free time, I like listening to music, watching movies, and going on road trips. My favorite stop was San …

Meet our Featured Volunteer: Garrett Rink!

Garrett is a freelance audio engineer who found out about WorkFaith only a few months ago when they were looking for someone to edit a podcast. He has thoroughly enjoyed giving back to the amazing community that WorkFaith has created. Currently, Garrett is working in music, podcasts, video games, and other general audio work. He enjoys helping artists turn their music into professional …

Hispanic Heritage Month

Hispanic Heritage Month is observed from 15 September – 15 October of each year. The observance is celebrated during this time frame due to many significant events for various Hispanic communities which fall within the observance period. WorkFaith is celebrating Hispanic Heritage Month by introducing the Spanish IMPACT Certification Program! Now our Spanish-speaking clients can learn the top soft skills …

Meet our Featured Volunteer: Dylan Doener!

Based on the experience of a family member who went through the program, Dylan decided to volunteer with the WorkFaith Connection over the summer. As a receptionist, he had the pleasure of working with the incredibly kind and dedicated WorkFaith team. Currently, a sophomore at The University of Texas at Austin, Dylan is majoring in biology and pursuing a business …

iWork Houston Hiring Expo!

Hiring Houston: Getting Our City Back to Work! Wednesday, September 22nd The iWork Houston Hiring Expo Presented by Houston’s First Baptist Church Downtown, is an in-person hiring event designed to provide hope, build community, and connect job seekers with long-term employment. As the workforce rebounds from the pandemic, our focus is on Hiring Houston and Getting Our City Back to …

Meet our Featured Volunteer: Marina Llorente Cudala!

Marina has volunteered with WorkFaith since 2020. She has volunteered as a Financial Peace University Coordinator and Practice Interviewer. She’s passionate about advocacies, volunteering and helping various groups do evangelistic events in the Philippines such as previous Festivals of the Billy Graham Evangelistic Association, the Tim Tebow Foundation’s Night to Shine, and the Unicef’s Walk the World. She faithfully serves …

13TH ANNUAL BY FAITH BREAKFAST

Save the date: Wednesday, September 1stYou are Invited to Join Us and/or Volunteer! It is my delight to invite you to join us for WorkFaith’s 2021 By Faith Breakfast. After a year of uncertainty and trials surrounding the pandemic, we cannot wait to gather together this September to celebrate God’s mighty work in the lives of those we serve. At …

Meet our Featured Volunteer: Emily Chew!

Emily is a Pacific Northwest native who connected with WorkFaith in the midst of the pandemic. She was searching for socially distanced community service opportunities and found WorkFaith to be perfect match. “I love that WorkFaith grounds something so practical as employment with Christ-centered faith because that’s where the foundation, the true and strong foundation, really is.” Her usual volunteer …

What’s New at WorkFaith!

Workfaith Academy   Gain the leadership and soft skills you’ll need to advance in your career with a 90-minute workshop. Before You QuitPrinciples of Perseverance in The Marketplace What work experience has caused you to either quit or want to quit your job in the past? What does it take to be able to persevere despite all the obstacles you can face …

Meet our Featured Volunteer: Victoria Fradette!

She has been volunteering with WorkFaith in various capacities for several years now. She started out volunteering as a Graduate Encouragement Caller one Tuesday a month (a role that she LOVED), and when COVID took over, she started volunteering as a Job Accelerator Program virtual practice interviewer. Victoria shared, “I cannot articulate the extent to which I’m encouraged and humbled …

Take a Moment to Discover What’s New at WorkFaith!

Did you know WorkFaith now offers IMPACT Certification?  Through the IMPACT Certification Program (problem solving, adaptability, communication and teamwork), WorkFaith has combined biblical principles, and market best practices to improve soft skills for anyone who desire long-term employment. This certification program is offered online and includes 6-hours of interactive training. TRAININGS OFFEREDDEALING WITH DIFFICULT PEOPLEHow to Keep Your Job This …

Meet our Featured Volunteer: Alfredo Alberto!

Alfredo joined the Workfaith volunteer family in 2020 and is now a Volunteer Ambassador. He has served in various volunteer roles: Practice Interviewer, Virtual Prayer Experience, Graduation Igniter, and so much more. He is a Family and Community Health Extension Agent for Prairie View A&M University’s Cooperative Extension Program. As an extension agent he serves the people of Houston, Texas …