HOPE empowers New Yorkers to overcome poverty through skills training, jobs and career advancement.
Our comprehensive approach combines training, adult basic education, industry certifications, work wellness services, internships and job placement with long-term support. As a result, our job retention rates are among the highest in the field. Our graduates' success drives strong results for employers, supporters and our community.
The HOPE Program is proud to be the parent organization of Sustainable South Bronx (SSBx), which empowers low-income residents of the South Bronx and beyond through job training focused on green construction and building maintenance and through a social enterprise that provides paid employment while making New York City more environmentally sustainable. For more information on SSBx, visit www.ssbx.org.