Confronting COVID-19: J. Rivera

J. Rivera is a combat vet who served seven years in the United States Army. He has recently affected by COVID-19 and lost his job. As a result, he became homeless and sought assistance from VOA HVRP. Mr. Rivera requested and received employment and training assistance. He was granted financial assistance for a crane operator training and has secured a fulltime job earning $45 per hour. His previous experience and training gave Mr. Rivera the edge he needed to be selected for the job. As a result, he became homeless and sought assistance from VOA HVRP. Mr. Rivera requested and received employment and training assistance. He was granted financial assistance for a crane operator training and has secured a fulltime job earning $45 per hour. His previous experience and training gave Mr. Rivera the edge he needed to be selected for the job.