Fish Out of Water is a 501c3 non-profit organization that seeks to advance education and training among individuals who are unemployed, underemployed or seeking career transitions.  FO2W subscribes to the belief that if you give a man a fish he eats for a day but TEACH him to fish and he eats a life-time.  Organizational goals include:

  • Training individuals utilizing interactive and relevant instructional technologies.
  • Engage participants in structured wrap-around support services.
  • Assessing each individual to determine social, academic, and personal needs. 
  • Coach individuals to build esteem and confidence in their ability to become self-sufficient.
  • Hook individuals on the concept that self-sufficiency through education and training is a positive alternative to poverty.