Restoring a family to the dignity of self-sufficiency through a useful vocation in the community is a great cause. But did you know that companies stand to benefit greatly from hiring the refugees we serve? Contact our employment program Cafe Clarkston and let Lauren Mitchell tell you all about it!
Top Ten Reasons to Hire a Refugee:
- Immediate placement — we have documented, qualified candidates ready to go to work.
- Find workers with the skills you need. Refugees arrive with a wide variety of skills, from factory worker to professional.
- Increase your productivity. Refugees bring with them an outstanding work ethic.
- Save money. No need to pay for advertising, simply call us with your work order.
- Cultural diversity — increase the ethnic and linguistic diversity of your staff by adding workers from around the world.
- No paper hassles — we will complete your company’s new—hire paperwork and photocopy all necessary documentation
- Refugees routinely pass all criminal background checks and drug/alcohol
- Translators. We will provide a translator, if necessary, for initial training and orientation.
- Tax credits for employers.
- You are assisting a new family to realize the American dream, just like your ancestors.