Volunteer Spotlight – Greg Ballard

The work of Phoenix Hometown Hires is only possible with dedicated, passionate and committed volunteers like Greg Ballard. In 2016 Greg dedicated over 100 volunteer hours in numerous roles; from teaching Job Readiness and Life Skills workshops to leading volunteer and... read more

Participant Spotlight – Justin

After years of making poor choices and spending time in and out of jail, Justin came to a stark realization – if he continued to do the same things and hang around the same people, he would continue to get the same result. Instead, Justin came to Phoenix Hometown... read more

Star News Features Pat Ahern

Pat discovered Phoenix Hometown Hires at the StarNews Media Conscience Fair in 2014.  She quickly got involved volunteering with the Job Program and is now the Volunteer Coordinator.  Pat’s passion for our mission is evident in every conversation you have with... read more

Phoenix Holiday Makeover

Thanks to Salon Beyond Basics, two of our participants recieved a holiday make-over this week as part of WWAY’s Season of Giving.  Kanisha and Nadeen came to Phoenix Hometown Hires looking for a job and a fresh start.  Both graduated from our Jobs Week and began... read more

Staff Spotlight – Daniel Muldrow

“This is my work; it is what I was called to do. Between Monday and Friday I see transformation. Someone comes through the door searching. They’re knocking, asking and searching. And somehow, they get what they’re searching for. What could be better than that? We get... read more

Phoenix Receives Grant from Duke Energy Foundation

In 2016, Phoenix Hometown Hires received a $25,000 grant from the Duke Energy Foundation as part of their Economic & Workforce Development Grant focus.  Funds from the grant are being used to support individuals seeking employment and long-term... read more