CAREER FUTURES, inc.

406-723-9101 • FAX - 406-723-4345 • 55 W. Granite St. • Butte, MT 59701 • www.buttecareerfutures.com • email: careerft@buttecareerfutures.com

Education and Training

Career Futures has received a grant to assist families to become Stable, Able to Work, and Financially Secure.  This grant allows Career Futures to offer assistance to individuals attending college or other training in addition to providing assistance to purchase materials required by the class(es).

Career Futures can assist in paying for short-term training.  Cash Incentives (up to $300) available to full time students for successfully completing semesters, certificates, degrees (both Associates and Bachelors).  Assistance available to purchase books, supplies, etc.

Eligibility requirements are:

  • They cannot NOT be receiving TANF AND be “otherwise TANF eligible” at the time they enter the Pathways Non-Cash Program (a child in the home under the age of 18 )
  • The household must be at or below 200% of the Federal Poverty Level (Table below)
  • The participant must complete an application attesting to their eligibility

 

2017 POVERTY GUIDELINES

     

Persons in family/          household

Poverty guideline

200% of poverty

Monthly wage

Hourly wage

1

$12,060

$24,120

$2,010

$11.60

2

$16,240

$32,480

$2,707

$15.62

3

$20,420

$40,840

$3,403

$19.63

4

$24,600

$49,200

$4,100

$23.65

5

$28,780

$57,560

$4,797

$27.67

6

$32,960

$65,920

$5,493

$31.69

7

$37,140

$74,280

$6,190

$35.71

8

$41,320

$82,640

$6,887

$39.73

         

For families/households with more than 8 persons, add $4,180 for each additional person.

 

Training Services may include, Occupational Skills Training, to include 

  • Apprenticeship – Programs that combine workplace training with related instruction;
  • Skill upgrading and retraining;
  • Job Readiness Training;
  • Adult Education/Literacy Training; etc.
  • Commercial Driver's License Training (CDL)
  • Continuing Education at an accrediated College or University
  • Short Term Certification Training (ie - Phlebotomy, CNA, Lineman, etc.)

Call Career Futures at 406-723-9101 for more information.