Programs & Services

GSUL has an established history of enabling undeserved communities and vulnerable populations secure economic self-reliance through advocacy, services related to workforce preparation, employment assistance, education and literacy, and economic development.

GSUL Provides:

  • Education and Youth Empowerment through access to Adult High School Diploma preparation, after-school programs and social development.
  • Economic Empowerment through financial literacy, vocational training, career coaching and workforce development.
  • Health and Quality of Life Empowerment through a focus on prevention and access to affordable healthcare.
  • Civic Engagement and Leadership Empowerment through participation in community service projects and volunteering.

Annually we assist:
Out of School Youth obtain job readiness skills, employment and their High School diploma, if needed; provide skills training to adults, welfare to work and dislocated workers. We teach career preparation and provide direct placement to more than 257 clients each year.  Our housing department impacts the lives of individuals and families assisting with foreclosure mitigation, credit worthiness and financial counseling,  first-time homebuyers and down payment assistance.

Our primary service population is considered at risk for a variety of reasons; they are unemployed and underemployed, under educated and performance challenged by traditional learning environments, on public assistance or  justice involved.

Services and resources include:

– CARES Act Digital Literacy
– SMUD Powering Careers
– Community Health Worker
– Project Next Level
– Youth Empowered for Success: #SacYouthWorks
– AJCC Job Center
– Sac GreenEquity Business Development Resource Center CORE Program
– Adult High School Diploma
– Community Supportive Services