Impact Stories

Our Women Back to Work Program has a profound impact on the lives of the women we support. Many of our WBW candidates are eager to return to work after a hiatus for reasons such as raising children, taking care of ailing family members, divorce, the need for financial independence, career change, and even cancer treatment.

  Neha   After going back to school to get her degree as a Systems Analyst, Neha was having difficulty landing a role that was a match for her skill set. She reached out to Women Back to Work and we were able to help her find a role that was the perfect fit. Neha is now able to pay off her student loans and support her family.

Neha

After going back to school to get her degree as a Systems Analyst, Neha was having difficulty landing a role that was a match for her skill set. She reached out to Women Back to Work and we were able to help her find a role that was the perfect fit. Neha is now able to pay off her student loans and support her family.

  Rosie   As a single mother of three, Rosie had help from her father in supporting and providing for her family. But once he passed away, Rosie needed to find a job that allowed her to provide for her family. WBW helped Rosie find a position to support her family and plan for their future. 

Rosie

As a single mother of three, Rosie had help from her father in supporting and providing for her family. But once he passed away, Rosie needed to find a job that allowed her to provide for her family. WBW helped Rosie find a position to support her family and plan for their future. 

  Vanessa   Having worked in the medical industry, Vanessa had great administrative and clinical skills along with a great attitude. But, she needed help getting back into the workforce after taking time off to help raise her family.  WBW helped land her a position with a great employer 

Vanessa

Having worked in the medical industry, Vanessa had great administrative and clinical skills along with a great attitude. But, she needed help getting back into the workforce after taking time off to help raise her family.  WBW helped land her a position with a great employer 

  Deepali   Deepali considers herself lucky to have been able to take time off work to stay at home and raise her children. But when they became old enough to go to school, she wanted to go back to work as a Mobility Tester. She found it wasn't easy. She soon found Women Back to Work and with some hard work and perserverenace, landed a great job.

Deepali

Deepali considers herself lucky to have been able to take time off work to stay at home and raise her children. But when they became old enough to go to school, she wanted to go back to work as a Mobility Tester. She found it wasn't easy. She soon found Women Back to Work and with some hard work and perserverenace, landed a great job.

  Poorva   As many women do, Poorva took some time off to help with her family. During this time, she took online courses in AWS and Python to keep her abreast of the latest technologies and also attended local technical conferences. Both of these activities proved vital as she used them to set herself apart from other candidates. 

Poorva

As many women do, Poorva took some time off to help with her family. During this time, she took online courses in AWS and Python to keep her abreast of the latest technologies and also attended local technical conferences. Both of these activities proved vital as she used them to set herself apart from other candidates. 

  Angelica   Angelica was a teen mom who pushed herself to earn a degree while taking care of her family. After graduating, she struggled to find a job that was the right fit. WBW helped her land a role that taps into her excellent customer service skills and provides her the stability she needs to take care of her family.

Angelica

Angelica was a teen mom who pushed herself to earn a degree while taking care of her family. After graduating, she struggled to find a job that was the right fit. WBW helped her land a role that taps into her excellent customer service skills and provides her the stability she needs to take care of her family.

  Caroline   Caroline took a few years off her work to raise her family. She is now with SJ Leadership Coach overseeing office operations and administrative functions, including accounting, scheduling, project management and social media. In her free time, Caroline enjoys playing tennis, golf and volunteering with local philanthropies.   

Caroline

Caroline took a few years off her work to raise her family. She is now with SJ Leadership Coach overseeing office operations and administrative functions, including accounting, scheduling, project management and social media. In her free time, Caroline enjoys playing tennis, golf and volunteering with local philanthropies.

 

  Amanda                                             Trying to come back to the corporate workplace was both difficult and intimidating for Amanda. But her skills and personality landed her an Account Management role with WBW partner company, Akraya.  Her advice to women is to never stop trying and never underestimate your abilities. 

Amanda                                        

Trying to come back to the corporate workplace was both difficult and intimidating for Amanda. But her skills and personality landed her an Account Management role with WBW partner company, Akraya.

Her advice to women is to never stop trying and never underestimate your abilities. 

  Neha   Neha struggled to find work after a two-year hiatus to take care of her young children. Upon wanting to return, she found companies bypassing her simply because she had a work gap on her resume. It was very frustrating. She soon found Women Back to Work and was placed in a perfect role at Amazon Labs 126. She now leads a balanced and very fulfilling life.  

Neha

Neha struggled to find work after a two-year hiatus to take care of her young children. Upon wanting to return, she found companies bypassing her simply because she had a work gap on her resume. It was very frustrating. She soon found Women Back to Work and was placed in a perfect role at Amazon Labs 126. She now leads a balanced and very fulfilling life.