We are Ferguson 1000 and we are helping rebuild area businesses that were affected by the rioting and looting in the Ferguson area.
Working with the Community
Short Term and Long Term Solutions
Actions That Get Results
Who We Are
We are a collection of CEO’s, Community Leaders, Technology Specialists, Youth Trainers, Construction Experts, Economic Development Experts, and Faith Based Leaders. We use our expertise to assist in targeting jobs for Ferguson residents and other surrounding communities. We meet weekly in Ferguson to discuss job development strategies.
Ferguson 1000 Jobs has a specific program of assisting in the growth of minority businesses. It is our objective to help minority businesses with the 3C’s, Contacts, Contracts and Capital. By our Business Mentor program, we will match minority businesses with businesses in their respective industry to assist in the growth of their firms.
Ferguson 1000 Jobs believes that we have the talent in our local market. Our strategy is to expand the Economic Gardening approach that fosters expanding our assets in our local markets.
Job, employment, occupation, and career are all different terms for the same thing — work! Finding a job that’s right for you can take some time and effort. If this is your first time looking for a job, or if you are looking to change jobs or reenter the workforce, you may want to examine your goals and skills.
Ferguson 1000 In The News
"Ferguson 1,000 initiative working to bring jobs to the area"− Fox 2 News
"Ferguson 1000 Jobs hosts hack-a-thon"− KSDK, News Channel 5
"Ferguson 1000 Jobs Partners with the Ferguson business community to protect businesses from vandalism while enabling visibility"− PRWEB