Match Grant 

 

Match Grant is an employment program designed to assist eligible Refugees, Asylees and Cuban/Haitian Entrants become self-sufficient through employment within 120 to 180 days of eligibility in the program. At least one member of the refugee family must be employable. Other eligibility criteria applies including proof of states as Refugees, Asylees, Cuban/Haitian Entrants, Amerisans, Victims of Human Trafficking, Iraqi or Afghan Special Immigrants.

Match Grant benefits our clients in the community with:

  • Cash assistance for those who qualify
  • Case Management
  • Assistance eith Employment/Authorization applications
  • Job search skills training
  • Resume writing and interviewing workshops
  • Employment referrals appropriate to the applicant's skills
  • Access to public transportation
  • Referrals to community services

 

Our Match Grant program also benefits the local employers with:

  • Free pre-screening of job applicants to match employment requirements
  • Employment candidates legally authorized to work in the United States
  • Assessment of applicants vocational skills and possible training referrals
  • Ethical, well-trained workforce often committed to long-term employment
  • Workers with firm family values and strong drives for financial stability
  • Post-hiring support as needed

 

Businesses that Employ Our Clients
Below is a list of local businesses that employ clients of Catholic Charities Refugee and Resettlement Services. We hope you will bolster your workforce team today and join the list.
  • Brickman Group Landscaping
  • Boca Raton Resort & Club
  • Boca West Country Club
  • The Chesterfield Hotel
  • Chick-Fil-A
  • Double Tree Hotel
  • Gulfstream Goodwill Industries
  • J & J Produce
  • Marriott’s Ocean Pointe
  • Pollo Tropical
  • Seacrest Services, Inc.

 

If you would like more information on our Match Grant program,  please contact staff for this Catholic Charities program 

 

Catholic Charities

9995 North Military Trail
P.O. Box 109650
Palm Beach Gardens, Florida 33410
Phone: 561-775-9560
Fax: 561-625-5906 Contact Us