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All across America, high-impact nonprofits are breaking cycles and changing lives.

From coast to coast, dynamic social entrepreneurs are leading transformative nonprofit organizations with a shared mission to break the cycle of poverty and build stronger, safer communities where all people can discover their full potential.

First Step Staffing

HQ Atlanta, GA All Locations

First Step Staffing is a nonprofit staffing agency for those experiencing homelessness that provides skills coaching to reduce job turnover and increase retention. Individuals develop confidence, self-reliance, and pride, while local businesses receive dedicated and talented employees. Eighty-six percent of people who have been with First Step for six months or more transition out of homelessness.

Key Issue Area

Economic Mobility

Organizational Leadership

Amelia Nickerson

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