Breaking the cycles of poverty
We aim to employ those who struggle most to break their own cycles of poverty, giving preference to those who have recently experienced homelessness, military veterans, and individuals who have been previously incarcerated.
We empower individuals with barriers to employment to take the First Step on the path out of poverty and homelessness.
Average Annualized Pay
Individuals employed by us
in 2020 who were previously
homeless or at-risk of
is Annual Payroll
Founded by Greg Block, First Step is
on a mission to provide a path out of homelessness.
Board of Directors
Philadelphia Board of Directors
Southern California Board of Directors
A person. A job. A step forward.
Help our clients take their First Step on the path out of homelessness and poverty.