Ms. Phyllis Nichols, Chief Executive Officer
1514 East Fifth Avenue
Knoxville, TN 37917
Co. Starters Youth Entrepreneurship Boot Camp – $25,000
This program is an innovative approach to teach at-risk youth skills relevant to the real world to improve student’s academic development, social development, and cultural and global awareness. The Boot Camp inspires students to explore entrepreneurial skills they possess while demonstrating how to apply entrepreneurial skills to education, career, and community service.
Housing – $47,970
The Housing Program promotes financial capacity and independence for Greater Knoxville Area residents by providing foreclosure counseling, financial literacy instruction and homebuyer education.
Workforce Development – $84,654
The Workforce/Employment Program maintains an annual client base of over 400 individuals at various phases in the training and/or employment process, from the unemployed and/or unskilled workers seeking entry level employment to skilled workers, paraprofessionals and professionals affected by layoffs or seeking to upgrade their employment.