at The Classic Center
Downtown Athens, GA

"Let's Get to Work!" Bread for Life promises hospitality job training that combines industry leaders as instructors, a dedicated crew of volunteers, and local participants. Participants embark on an 8-week experience that starts with a thoughtfully developed classroom curriculum and paid hands-on work training. Those enrolled will develop a network of hospitality professionals, creating viable job leads to prepare them for a sustainable career in the hospitality job market.

We offer an opportunity to learn, practice, retrain, and gain confidence through a well-established program. By tapping into a workforce seeking a second chance, Bread for Life is ready to get you to work.

Bread for Life

How Does It Help You?

We want to help you get back to work! Through our hands-on training, instruction by industry professionals, and community support, we want to help improve your life and help you begin a successful career in the hospitality industry.

Our Program Includes the following:

ServSafe Certification, Certificate of Completion, 12 Months of Mentoring, Help with Transportation, Coursework in Industrial Food Service, Kitchen Prep, Banquet Services, Event Set-Up, and Housekeeping.

Qualifications - Bread for Life


Participants must be currently unemployed, 18+ years old, and a resident of Clarke County. Applicants seeking a second chance, including those with a criminal history, addiction history, victims of domestic violence, and anyone receiving SNAP benefits, are encouraged to apply.

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