The Veterans IT Center 5079 Queens, St. Louis Missouri
The Veterans IT Center IT (Instructional & Transitional) Center trains veterans in skills leading to jobs following honorable service to our grateful nation. IT Brings the community disciplined, respected, compassionate mentors/leaders. IT is a diverse and dedicated group who served and sacrificed - earning the right to belong.
The Veterans IT Center Participants Professionals Screened, interviewed Business Accepted, tested Construction Selected, referenced Energy Enrolled, challenged Education Active, engaged Healthcare
Home Depot National Event Mission: Train veterans in skills that lead to long-term employment during a three month program. Goal: Train 24 new veterans every 120 days through: Classroom instruction, hands on at work sites, and OJT at local business locations.
October 27 , 2011 th Renewable Energy Training Institute Home Depot Foundation The Mission Continues Rebuilding Together Urban Mission Future Without Poverty North City Church of Christ 424 Volunteer Workers helped~!
Project – Site Plan Throughout the day, volunteers will transform the facility by: Building a wheelchair ramp Rebuilding a new kitchen and pantry Installing carpet, flooring and window treatments Restructuring bathrooms for wheelchair-bound individuals Installing new fencing Constructing a patio area with new landscaping in the front and back of the facility Installing a flagpole
Leaders on this project Steven Esparza, District Manager, The Home Depot Andy Close, Team Depot Captain & Store Manager, The Home Depot (St. Louis Store #3002) David Ervin, Executive Director, Rebuilding Together – St. Louis Charles E. Boyd, Marine veteran, Founder & Executive Director, Renewable Energy Training Institute Brian Westmoreland, Navy veteran and RETI student Eric Jones, Army veteran and RETI student Josh Eckhoff, U.S. Army veteran and Fellow, The Mission Continues Dr. Kendall Brune, Urban Mission & Future Without Poverty Pastor Robert Lawrence, North City Church of Christ