RISE Program

RISE offers assistance to eligible candidates in obtaining employment at a livable wage by providing services such as comprehensive case management, job experience, and employment and training assistance.

Qualified candidates must receive food stamps and one or more of the following:

  • Homeless
  • Unemployed for at least a year
  • Veteran
  • Refugee or Immigrant
  • Owe back child support

Once you are enrolled in one of our programs (either RISE or BFET) you will work with a staff member to navigate community resources to work towards securing stable employment. Once enrolled in either program you will have:

  • Access to bus tickets to get to appointments
  • Interview clothes so you can dress to impress
  • Community resource referrals for housing and childcare
  • A caring case manager to help you every step of the way back to gaining independence

If you think you are eligible you may contact our employment specialist at 253.838.6810 ext 176 or by email.

Multi-Service Center is an equal opportunity employer and provider of employment and training services. Auxiliary aids and services are available upon request for individuals with disabilities. In accordance with Federal law and U.S. Department of Agriculture policy, this institution is prohibited from discriminating on the basis of race, color, national origin, sex, age, religion, political beliefs, or disability. To file a complaint of discrimination, write USDA, Director, Office of Civil Rights, 1400 Independence Avenue, S.W., Washington, D.C. 20250-9410 or call 800.795.3272 (voice) or 202.720.6382 (TTY).