About Us

CareerCatchers provides one-on-one sustained guidance for low income area residents who are seeking careers with upward mobility.

Our Services

We provide a unique mix of individual counseling, training and support

Our Partners

Our partners provide funding, in-kind donations, and other support.

Our Board

Our Board of Directors supports our organization with a broad range of skills and experience

Our Mission:

CareerCatchers' mission is to provide individualized employment and job skills counseling:
To ensure stable employment and upward mobility;
To identify and encourage participation in work skills and training programs;
To enhance self-esteem and foster empowerment.

CareerCatchers, Inc. is a 501(c)(3) organization dedicated to working with under and unemployed, low income and disadvantaged residents of the Washington metropolitan area.

 

In 2017, CareerCatchers:

Met with 519 clients--up 25% from the previous year. Almost half (45%) we had never seen and just over half were returning to us. Of the clients we saw intensively, 76% found new or better jobs. 77% participated in training and 70% received post job placement support. CC assisted clients in obtaining over $22,000 in Workforce Development Scholarships through Montgomery College. And the total value of jobs CC helped clients start was over $4,000,000 on an annual basis.

In 2017, CareerCatchers:

Met with 519 clients--up 25% from the previous year.
519
Almost half (45%) we had never seen and just over half were returning to us.
45
Of the clients we saw intensively, 76% found new or better jobs. Some 77% participated in training, and 70% received post job placement support.
70
CC assisted clients in obtaining over $22,000 in Workforce Development Scholarships through Montgomery College.
22000
And the total value of jobs CC helped clients start was over $4,000,000 on an annual basis.
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Take Action: ways you can help

Your donation enables us to continue providing counseling and vocational services to Montgomery County's most vulnerable residents.

Feel Good about the social impact you'll make

We are always looking for volunteers to help us.  You can help with client-facing activities, operational support, or both.

Recognition

CC has been recognized for its dedication to providing personalized comprehensive vocational services.

  • Nonprofit of the Year, City of Gaithersburg, July 2015
  • Henry L. Dixon Community Action Awards, May 2015
  • Ike Leggett Citation of Appreciation, May 2015
  • Award for helping the homeless from U.S. Representative Chris Van Hollen, 2011
  • CC is part of the Montgomery College team that was awarded a two-year MD EARN grant in 2015

CareerCatchers    

8720 Georgia Avenue,
Suite 205,
Silver Spring, MD 20910

301-495-6393

2nd Convenient Location

640 E. Diamond Avenue,
Suite C,
Gaithersburg, MD 20877

301-495-6393