A youth employment program that aims to provide valuable work readiness skills that will develop the foundation needed for successful future employment.

Learn2Earn provides classroom instruction for six to eight students once a week for two hours, concluding with a paid temporary work experience.


Will help you:

  • Define your talents and translate them into ways to earn money doing what you enjoy
  • Guide you in how to make good decisions right now that will impact you for the rest of your life
  • Start build a successful foundation for your future

Need help?

  • Assessing your strengths
  • Learning to improve yourself and the amount of money you can earn
  • Creating a resume
  • Getting a work permit
  • Learning steps to reach your dream job
  • Finding a summer job
  • Managing your money

Program Outline:

  • Career Readiness Training
  • Business Tours
  • Skills to Pay the Bills
  • Paid Temporary Work Experience

Program Outcomes:

  • Student awareness of work opportunities available in the community
  • Student awareness of their interests and skills in a variety of work settings
  • Student awareness of how to conduct job search
  • Student will leave with a current and effective resume
  • Student will learn workplace etiquette
  • Student will be aware of networking potential

Want to Learn2Earn™?
If you are attending high school and working with a Division of Vocational Rehabilitation (DVR) Counselor, you may qualify. Talk to your DVR Counselor about Learn2Earn™

Contact one of our offices today to learn more about the program. We can help you!

Black River Falls
La Crosse

Funding for Learn2Earn is provided by: