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Small Business Development Program

Small Business...

Are you looking to start a small business? Or need support to expand your current business? Join us for an orientation session to learn...

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Now enrolling: SCSEP

Individuals ages 55+ interested in learning new skills to re-enter the workforce are now being sought to sign up for the Senior Community...

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Opportunities for youth

SER has lots of opportunities available for ages 14-21, including paid internships and assistance through various programs like This Way...

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SER provides a variety of programs and services

What does SER do?

SER-Jobs for Progress provides education, vocational training, and employment services to individuals in need, empowering them with the...

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Core Construction saw & student

NCCER Green Core...

SER's next NCCER Green Core Construction class starts April 7th - sign up today!

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Education Services

With a variety of educational resources including on-site GED, and PLATO online courses, SER helps clients meet their goals

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Training Programs

SER's innovative vocational training programs help clients get the skills and credentials needed to succeed in today's workforce

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Employment Services

From large scale job fairs and our free online job bank to customized hiring events and placement, SER links job seekers and employers

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Empowerment Resources

Empowering individuals through SER's Financial Opportunity Center, service navigation, green community resources, and more.

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Success Stories

Cruz R. Hinojosa, Jr.

Cruz R. Hinojosa Jr. is a native Houstonian, but grew up all over the world thanks to his father's 21-year U.S. Air Force Career.

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Current Events

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Current News

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  • Ask the Experts | SER's small business program will be presenting a panel of experts on Saturday, December 14th from 10 am - 12 pm at the Greater East End Management District...
  • Small Business Plans 101 | Have you started your own business but are missing a structured business plan?  Are you looking for business financing but don't have a business plan that...

Recent Stars

Dominique Draper

Position: Material Handler
Company: Piping Technology & Products
SER Program: SER Youth

Oscar Rosales

Position: Welder
Company: Hose Master, Inc.
SER Program: Welding

Our Job Bank

SER encourages employers and job seekers alike to take full advantage of our free online job bank. Simply create an account and login to post and/or view the latest openings in a variety of industries. Employers: save hundreds on recruiting costs by posting available positions with SER and gain access to thousands of qualified candidates to find the match that meets your company's needs. Register to view our job bank today!

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Ways to Support and Give

You can help SER fulfill it's mission by donating in a variety of ways. Volunteers are always needed for both short and long-term commitments. SER also accepts in-kind donations and monetary contributions, both of which are tax-deductable.

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Visit Our Store

Bring a little piece of SER home with you by supporting our online store. Here you'll find hand-crafted eco-friendly products created by SER clients, as well as tickets and sponsorship packages for special events, including our gala. All proceeds from store sales benefit SER's programs and services.

Now available: handmade adirondack chairs 

Created by our construction students, these rustic chairs will be the perfect addition to your lawn, patio, porch, or poolside - perfect for summer relaxation in the sun! Custom paint and/or stain available.

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