Climb Wyoming’s Cheyenne program was the first established in the state, back in 1986. In that time, the program has trained women in industrial systems technology, construction trades, office careers, and healthcare careers. In 2011, the site expanded to add an additional team to the program, giving the Cheyenne program an opportunity to more than double the number of moms served in the community.
# of Kids: 3 Previous Occupation: Food Service Previous Wage: $455/month Current Occupation: Ophthalmic Technician, Cheyenne Eye Clinic Current Wage: $2,253/month Christina completed Climb's Administrative Professionals training.+ More
# of Kids: 2 Previous Occupation: Housekeeper Previous Wage: $15,706/year Current Occupation: Outpatient Therapy Coordinator/Life Care Center Current Wage: $28,080/year Christina completed Climb's Health Care Information Technology training.+ More
# of Kids: 3 Previous Occupation: Unemployed Previous Wage: Unemployed Current Occupation: Driver, Duran Construction Current Wage: $6,080/month Tara completed Climb's Commercial Truck Driving (CDL) training.+ More
# of Kids: 3 Previous Occupation: Part-time food service Previous Wage: $800/month Current Occupation: Duran Construction Current Wage: $6,080/month Tara completed Climb's Commercial Truck Driving (CDL) 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