CitiWide Pre-Vocational Center (CitiWide) is a nonprofit integrated technology organization that delivers basic computer skills, education enrichment, workforce training, life skills and financial literacy to District of Columbia residents, leading to industry recognized certification. CitiWide provides its clients with effective and affordable training in a friendly state-of-the-art facility, accompanied by a dedicated and professional staff, committed to providing a learning environment conducive to productivity. CitiWide “trains tomorrow’s workforce today”.
CitiWide’s vision is to improve the employability skills and prospects for low income individuals and families in Washington, D.C. Since 1993, we have trained and provided services to over 15,500 individuals. Over one-third (5,600) of whom are immigrants from Latin American and African countries as in South America, Ethiopia, Eritrea, Nigeria, Ghana, Togo, Senegal, Gambia, Kenya and a host of other countries. CitiWide works in partnership with other nonprofit agencies and governmental agencies that provide workforce development services. The goal of our workforce development programs is to continue digital awareness in low-income communities and economic empowerment amongst low-income and immigrant population, and provide an avenue towards employment in occupations that can pay a livable wage.
CitiWide improves the occupational and employability prospects of low-income families in D.C. Our services provide enduring hope, courage, sustainability and productivity to youth and adults in our community. We train tomorrow’s workforce today!
CitiWide provides variety of services to D.C families as follows: