Simply stated, Working Bridges is an employer collaborative dedicated to improving workplace productivity, retention, advancement and financial stability for employees.
Employers know the success of their businesses and economic health of our community depends on employee retention and enhanced productivity. Through Working Bridges, they also recognize a steady job is the most reliable ticket out of poverty for individuals.
Working Bridges is convened and managed by the United Way of Chittenden County (Vermont) and aligns with the Income priorities of its community impact agenda. Currently, almost 50 employers participate in Working Bridges.
Working Bridges strives to: