Our ResultsAt Chrysalis, we empower our clients to overcome their barriers to employment so that they can transition out of homelessness and poverty. Our program draws upon each client’s individual strengths and teaches them concrete skills while also building self-reliance. Since 1984, Chrysalis has helped more than 55,000 people through our employment programs and services.
During 2015, more than 400 clients a day received services at one of our three centers and:
Chrysalis Enterprises provides street and building maintenance, janitorial, warehouse, front desk, and general staffing solutions to over 100 communities and businesses across L.A. County.
More than a business, it provides clients with the skills, experience and self-confidence needed to secure permanent employment. Any profit generated by the business is reinvested into our employment program. As a result of our transitional jobs program, during 2015:
As a subgrantee of the Social Innovation Fund, a program of the Corporation for National and Community Service, Chrysalis was selected to be part of a first-of-its-kind study conducted by Mathematica Policy Research. Commissioned by REDF in 2011, the study proved once and for all that transitional jobs pay off: