BUILD 2 LEAD
CLOSING THE G.A.P.
Gaining Access through Preparation
What is B2L Closing the G.A.P.?
In partnership with ROOTS of Success, Closing the G.A.P. provides students ages 16-24 with access to over 100 hours of work development training. Students graduate with resumes, interview experience, business plans, and industry credentials. Outcomes include school completion (high school diploma or equivalent), retaining a job, and enrollment
into post-secondary education or advanced training.
Closing the G.A.P. Goals
Students Graduate with a resume, cover letter, and experience in live interviews with Roots of Success and Build 2 Lead staff and pertinent stakeholders.
Students graduate with a Pathway to Success Personal Development Plan.
Explore options for college credit at surrounding community colleges (i.e. Highline, Green River College).
10-micro credentials for industries such as Health, Food, Agriculture, Social Entrepreneurship and much more.
Students graduate with a comprehensive business plan.
Become prepared for over 100-jobs throughout 10 industries.