Working Wardrobes is honored to have Darryl Martin join our board of directors. Darryl brings a wealth of business acumen to our work and a global perspective of how corporations can evidence their corporate social responsibility
Irvine, Calif. (PRWEB) October 31, 2011
Darryl Martin, president of G4S Justice Services LLC, is the newest board member for Working Wardrobes, an Orange County-based non-profit organization that provides career development, wardrobe and grooming services to men, women and young adults who are overcoming difficult challenges. As a member of the board of directors, Martin will provide executive leadership and support corporate outreach and fundraising efforts for Working Wardrobes.
Working Wardrobes provides professional wardrobe and grooming services, career-readiness and image workshops and comprehensive career development services to increase its clients' confidence and success in the workplace. Each year, the organization helps more than 5,000 clients overcome life challenges including welfare, alcohol abuse, drug addiction, domestic violence, transitional homelessness, catastrophic illness.
“Working Wardrobes is honored to have Darryl Martin join our board of directors,” said Jerri Rosen, CEO and founder of the organization. “Darryl brings a wealth of business acumen to our work and a global perspective of how corporations can evidence their corporate social responsibility. With Darryl’s involvement, I know we can take Working Wardrobes to a new high and continue our important outreach to the business community. This will increase our ability to achieve more of our mission – helping adults who are going through life’s most difficult challenges find meaningful work.”
As a company, G4S seeks to make a positive impact on the local communities wherever its staff, customers or suppliers live and work around the world. Employees from the G4S Justice Services Irvine office already volunteer with Working Wardrobes and the company has hosted clothing drives to support the organization’s clients.
“Joining the board of Working Wardrobes is a wonderful opportunity to continue our efforts to make our communities stronger,” said Darryl Martin, president of G4S Justice Services. “Providing professional clothing and career development services does more than just help our neighbors find jobs – it builds self-esteem and self worth. I’m proud to join this innovative and important organization.”
About Working Wardrobes
Working Wardrobes, an independent nonprofit organization, empowers men, women and young adults who are overcoming life’s most difficult challenges transform themselves and confidently enter the workforce with career development, wardrobe and grooming services. Since 1991, Working Wardrobes has served more than 50,000 adults emerging from a wide spectrum of backgrounds including welfare-to-work, alcohol and substance abuse, domestic violence, transitional homelessness, catastrophic illness and traumatic financial losses. For more information about Working Wardrobes, call 714-210-2460 or visit http://www.workingwardrobes.org.
About G4S Justice Services
G4S Justice Services LLC, part of G4S Care and Justice Services, is the premier provider of advanced monitoring services. By delivering world-class customer service, developing state-of-the-art technology and significantly enhancing public safety, G4S delivers proven value to its customers and their communities. With hundreds of customer deployments across the country and around the world and its comprehensive suite of electronic monitoring products and services, G4S is uniquely capable of meeting a customer’s local requirements while leveraging the industry’s only fully staffed, fully redundant monitoring centers.
For more information, visit http://www.g4s.com/justice.
About G4S plc
G4S is the world's leading security solutions group, which specializes in outsourcing of business processes in sectors where security and safety risks are considered a strategic threat. G4S is the largest employer quoted on the London Stock Exchange and has a secondary stock exchange listing in Copenhagen. G4S has operations in more than 125 countries and more than 625,000 employees. For more information on G4S, visit http://www.g4s.com.
G4S Justice Services Media Contact
Kevin D. Banks
G4S Care and Justice Services
(800) 589-6003, ext. 2516
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