re:work Training

Companies need a strong, talented and diverse workforce. Chicago’s underserved communities are full of intelligent and motivated individuals with diverse backgrounds. The mission of re:work is bridge the gap for those two groups and help individuals, organizations, and communities in the process.


re:work training’s purpose is to reshape hiring trends for underserved minority communities in Chicago’s South and West sides by providing workforce training in the field of business development. Our alumni enter full-time roles in less than 90 days making, on average, $44,000 annually. We recruit from underserved populations in the city, which creates the following profile of our candidates: 62% male, 38% female; 80% Black, 11% Latinx, 9% other; average age is 26; average incoming salary is $14,000; 45% join our program with some university-level coursework; 30% with some community college courses; 10% with a Bachelor’s Degree; 6% with a High School diploma.

Services Provided

Business Planning

  • Diversification

Human Resources, Workforce and Talent

  • Recruiting
  • Retention
  • Workforce Training

Marketing and Sales

  • Call Center Services
Primary Contact
Shelton Banks
1 S Dearborn St
20th Floor
Chicago, IL 60603
(312) 702-0622