In Chicago, there are over 1.2M people who live below the poverty line. LiftUp is committed to harnessing the talent of the underemployed. Our company is focused on stabilizing the lives of our employees by providing wraparound services that will help accelerate their pursuit of building individual wealth.
LiftUp is a for profit social enterprise that provides cleaning, landscaping, and painting services in Chicago. By focusing on both economic and social outcomes, LiftUp is accelerating the stability and mobility of individuals in low-income communities.
OUR MODEL: employees first
Our holistic approach is to first create a liveable job that offers: basic healthcare benefits, training, and a fair and engaging workplace. Second, we wraparound social services for the well-being of our employees from TRP, Legal Aid Chicago and other social service providers.
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