Lindy’s Bakery is Daybreak’s job-readiness program. It provides employment-readiness and job training to homeless youth who want to build their path to sustainable employment.
While working at Lindy’s, youth develop the hard skills of commercial-scale food preparation production alongside Daybreak’s culinary staff.
More importantly, in Lindy’s supportive environment youth develop essential soft skills such as such teamwork, leadership, time management, conflict resolution, and creative thinking.
Youth working at Lindy’s Bakery
- are paid minimum wage or higher with an opportunity for promotions,
- work an average of 10-20 hours per week, and
- participate in other Daybreak employment and educational services designed to help them develop career goals and plans to meet those goals.