Climb Wyoming’s Casper program was established in 2004, featuring trainings including welding, short-haul truck driving, office careers and healthcare careers. Currently Casper serves 30 single mothers and their families each year.
# of Kids: 1 Previous Occupation: Unemployed Previous Wage: Current Occupation: Bus Driver/Natrona County School District Current Wage: $32,073/year Elisha completed Climb's Truck Driving (CDL)/Warehouse Tech training.+ More
# of Kids: 2 Previous Occupation: Unemployed Previous Wage: Unemployed Current Occupation: Service Associate, Farm Bureau Financial Services Current Wage: $2,513/month Jen completed Climb's Office Careers training.+ More
# of Kids: 1 Previous Occupation: Food Services Previous Wage: $9,600/year Current Occupation: Admiral Beverage/Pepsi Current Wage: $36,000/year Lea completed Climb's Short Haul Truck Driving (CDL) training.+ More
# of Kids: 3 Previous Occupation: Unemployed Previous Wage: Unemployed Current Occupation: Resident Specialist, Central Wyoming Counseling Center Current Wage: $2,226/month Rochelle completed Climb's Medical Office Careers training.+ More
# of Kids: 3 Previous Occupation: Childcare Previous Wage: $12,000/year Current Occupation: Professional Personal Lines Representative /Sandy Widmer Farmer's Insurance Agency Current Wage: $24,000/year Donielle completed Climb’s Office Careers training.+ More
# of Kids: 2 Previous Occupation: Unemployed Previous Wage: Unemployed Current Occupation: Platte Valley Bank Current Wage: $2,080/month Tifanee completed Climb's Office Careers training.+ More
On average, Climb graduates more than double their monthly income, reduce or remove their need for government assistance, and are still in jobs over two years after completing the program.
Is the average monthly income for graduates two years after the Climb program. The average before was $1,123.
of graduates were employed full-time at program end in 2018
decrease in food stamp usage by participants two years after Climb
increase in graduates on private health insurance two years after Climb