Nationwide, there is a 70% unemployment rate for people with disabilities. LilyWorks Catering and Commercial Lawn Care Maintenance Services in Waukesha offers meaningful training and employment opportunities while providing a diversified funding source for the center making it less reliant on government funding.
LilyWorks Catering and Conference Center is a comprehensive, hands-on program providing real-world training in the food service industry in a fully operational banquet and conference center. Trainees gain kitchen experience in food preparation, sanitation, kitchen communication, knife skills, weights and measures, and use of commercial grade equipment. Skills such as customer service, sanitation, banquet set up/take down, and serving are taught in the LilyWorks Conference Center. Upon exit, the trainees are equipped to succeed in work settings such as hospitals, hotels, schools, cafeterias and restaurants.
LilyWorks Lawn Care Maintenance Service trains individuals with disabilities in hands-on commercial landscape maintenance opportunities, including mowing, trimming, pruning and more.