Why Does Employment First Matter?

Work is good for you. Many workers feel useful and valued for what they do. People who work get to do things they are good at while earning money. They can become friends with the people they work around.

Work is good for businesses. Businesses are better off when they have workers who bring different skills and experiences to the job. Businesses need people who show up and do their best.

Work is good for the whole community. Everyone benefits from a strong economy with many people working. The community is better when people work together and get to know each other.