Evelyn K. Davis Center job development and administrative services have moved online. The center is not be open to the public until further notice. Please call 515-697-7700 for assistance.
You will learn: -Microsoft Word Basics, Email, Internet Safety, Internet Searching, Job Applications, and storing documents.
Take charge of your finances! [Learn More]
A career closet where men who have been selected for a job interview and have clothing needs will have a personal shopping experience. [Learn More]
Various employers onsite to meet and greet, interview, and complete applications for their employment opportunities.
Youth 6th to 9th grade and parents/caregivers work together to improve communication, develop goals and increase understanding of one another.
Paid internships to 15 AmeriCorp members dedicating 10 months of service to local nonprofits. [Learn More]
Earn a certificate for a career in a high-demand field, such as manufacturing, transportation, business administration, health care, or hospitality.
YouthBuild is a seven-month program for young adults that combines preparation for your High School Equivalency test with on-the-job construction training.
Nonprofit Bootcamp is a four-week course that provides nonprofit leaders access to expertise in accounting, marketing, grant writing, and more.
The HiSET (High School Equivalency Test) has replaced the GED in Iowa. HiSET prep classes are held several days a week for eight weeks at the Evelyn K. Davis Center.
Leads existing small businesses to the next level of success. Learn from marketing, accounting, and strategic professionals in this six-week course.
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Seeking to make a difference for local youth by providing them with work-readiness training and workplace experience.[Learn More]
Evelyn K. Davis Center
for Working Families
1171 7th Street
Des Moines, IA 50314
Saturday: 9AM-12PM (2nd Saturday of the Month only)