Sonya’s Success Story

Sonya enrolled in our employment & training program and was looking for office experience. Her Business Specialist helped set her up with a paid internship position with Northern Illinois Regional Affordable Community (NIReACH) and she did an amazing job! Sonya helped organize and run the onsite coffee shop and the food pantry. Her supervisor stated she kept the best records. Since her successful completion of her internship, Sonya has signed up for IT classes and is achieving her goals – to gain a certification in Web Design. The Workforce Connection helped Sonya to realize what career path she wanted to follow. Sonya stated The Workforce Connection really motivated her to reach her goals! We are so proud of you Sonya!