Ingrid Guevara came to CWJC for English help, to enable her to pass her driver’s license test. Not only did she pass her test, but she entered a career in heavy equipment and welding. Ingrid returned to prepare for U. S. citizenship, which she received in November 2016.


Sandra began Christian Women’s Job Corps in 2013, taking ESL classes. In the fall of 2017, she began work on high school equivalency through on-line curriculum, available in the CWJC computer lab. In March 2018, she enrolled and completed Basic Life and Job Skills’ classes. Sandra is continuing her success in CWJC as a higher-level student and as a translator. Sandra also is experiencing success in her family. In May, 2018, her oldest daughter graduated from high school with honors, receiving the Ruby Dean Henderson Memorial Scholarship for $24,000. She is pursuing her degree in nursing, so she has been fast tracked and is already in her senior year of college.