WOMEN IN TRANSITION PARTNERS WITH EVERYTHING TURKEY
Women in Transition Partners with Everything Turkey to Provide Workforce Development Training! This partnership is designed to provide skills and connections to resources that young women will need to create a successful life when foster care ends at age 21. Through direct training with qualified instructors, young women in the program have the opportunity to earn money while learning and practicing essential skills of successful entrepreneurs. This training involves creating and marketing a food item and selling that item to customer’s who patron the Everything Turkey food truck, a small business owned by WIT’s Founder. With this experience, young women learn business skills and food service protocol. The iconic food truck market of Baltimore City is booming and offers an option for non-college-bound women to have employment possibilities with numerous local vendors and restaurants. The skills learned at the Academy are transferrable across all disciplines.