The Centre for Social Justice and Good Works (the ‘Centre’) is creating positive change by owning and operating a social enterprise chocolate manufacturing and wholesale company called Sweet Change, a Chocolate Company. This company is part of a larger training program called Project Entrepreneurship.
Project Entrepreneurship is a unique training program that addresses social and employment issues using a combination of training in life skills, business techniques, employment standards, employer expectations, and entrepreneurship. By participating in Project Entrepreneurship and Sweet Change, a Chocolate Company, through an interactive and hands-on environment, complimented with a combination of lectures, hands-on training, guest speakers, and experience-based learning, participants will gain manufacturing, wholesale, and retail skills.
If you are interested in obtaining paid employment, post-secondary education, or starting a business, then Project Entrepreneurship is for you! The cost to participate is commitment to personal goals and the desire to create positive change. In return for a 1-year commitment, participants will gain exceptional work experience and a strong understanding of business and entrepreneurship.
If you are interested in participating in Project Entrepreneurship and Sweet Change, a Chocolate Company, contact the Centre by phone at 705.450.4483 or e-mail at ‘[email protected]’. The Centre is hosting individual information sessions for those who are interested. The program start date is February 4th, 2019 with two additional intakes in July 2019 & November 2019.