1 Kilo de Ayuda is dedicated to support social projects designed to help families that have been seriously affected by unemployment. Yo Cocino y Empleo is one of these projects. The aim of the project is to take the crucial steps with the families, to assist with their employment search. This is possible thanks to networking and the collaboration with various institutions like Banco de Alimentos de Madrid and various hotels and restaurants.
The objective of Yo Cocino y Empleo is to make every effort to achieve the labor placement of people in a situation of high vulnerability; during the process, the project helps the families in need by covering their basic necessities, providing them with ready cooked meals and food hampers.
The intervention is personalized for each of the beneficiaries. The organization provides guidance and tools for job searching, training courses in highly demanded professions and consultancy in labor affairs, among other services.
1 Kilo de Ayuda provides with the necessary resources that are needed for the daily progress of the Project: maintenance of the office, purchase of food, logistical expenses, training courses, activities for the development of personal and professional skills and also, salaries of the professionals in the Employment Services Team taking care of the beneficiaries.