SAN FRANCISCO--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Young Community Developers (YCD) announced today it has been named as one of The NonProfit Times (NPT) 2018 Best Nonprofits To Work For in the United States. YCD is ranked #15 nationally on the overall list of 50 best nonprofits, moving up 7 positions from 2017 when they were ranked #22 nationally. This is YCD’s fifth consecutive year being named in the top 50.
NPT has partnered with Best Companies Group to identify nonprofit organizations that have excelled in creating quality workplaces for employees. This survey and awards program is designed to identify, recognize and honor the best employers in the nonprofit industry, benefiting the industry's economy, workforce and businesses.
“YCD is thrilled to have been selected as one of the best nonprofits to work for in the U.S. now for the 5th year in a row. It is a true testament of our long term commitment to hiring, investing in and retaining exceptional team members who are fully engaged in all aspects of our organization, ensuring optimal quality, delivery, and success in the services we provide our customers,” said Shamann Walton, Executive Director of YCD. “We encourage all team members to embrace our ever striving goal of moving YCD from being good to being great both internally as an organization as well as externally in our service execution within the communities we live and serve.”
Delivering a full suite of job training, placement and other employment services to more than 1,000 people each year, YCD’s highly skilled, well-educated professional staff is dedicated to strengthening the community they serve. Through continued investment in their employees YCD has successfully built a culture devoted and committed to every customer they serve.
About Young Community Developers
Young Community Developers (YCD) provides a variety of employment training and support services to people residing in San Francisco and surrounding areas. YCD is committed to the preparation, placement, and preservation of Bay Area residents, resulting in each responsibly contributing to their personal and professional enrichment, the development of their families, and to the economic development of their neighborhoods. More information is available at www.ycdjobs.org, www.facebook.com/ycdjobs, or follow YCD on Twitter @ycdjobs or Instagram @ycdjobssf