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Unique job training effort gives kids skills, confidence

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I spent an interesting couple of hours at Wenatchee’s Community Education Garden on Friday, as students from WestSide High School and SkillSource were doing some heavy lifting to help out the local Master Gardeners.

I was introduced to some talented young people who are thriving in this unique work readiness program, which was funded by grants from the state Superintendent of Public Instruction and Employment Security.

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