Success Stories

Amy Longthorne

Amy Longthorne’s work at Lincoln Training Center has continued to play a central role in her life since she started working at the Center in 1991 following her graduation from Rosemead High School. Full of energy and enthusiasm, Amy enjoys learning new skills, working on a variety of projects, and helping her co-workers on the production floor. Read more ->

Branden Hernandez

Branden Hernandez would say it was his lucky day when he was referred to Lincoln Training Center in January 2007. Up until then, he had been unsuccessful in finding a job in the community after he graduated from Alhambra High School. With the help of Lincoln staff, Branden found a job as a Courtesy Clerk at the Vons market in South Pasadena. Read more ->

Wade Hartmann

After being referred to Lincoln Training Center in February 2002, Wade received training on the use of a variety of landscaping and janitorial equipment. He quickly learned many new job skills and was chosen to be part of a mobile crew that provides services at a number of different locations, including the Naval and Marine Reserve Center in San Pedro, USARC sites in Garden Grove, Van Nuys, and Sherman Oaks, and Caltrans. Read more ->