Our Mission

Help participants discover God’s presence and action in all aspects of life, including work. Participants will:


Prepare for life and work by developing attitudes, habits and skills that reflect human dignity.


Move from unemployed or underemployed to become productive and fulfilled.


Use their unique callings to powerfully influence your community.

Who We Are

Racine Vocational Ministry is a faith-based nonprofit organization whose services go beyond simple job placement to a holistic approach that cares for and addresses the whole person. RVM helps participants:

  • become productive, self-sufficient workers trained for appropriate careers,
  • retain jobs through monitoring and follow-up,
  • address negatives in their lives that impede their careers—including drugs and alcohol, homelessness and emotional health problems.

Our History

RVM formed out of a task force on employment issues that began in 2000. It opened its doors Aug. 12, 2002, is incorporated by the state of Wisconsin and operates under 501 (c) (3) status.

RVM staff serves under the oversight of an independent board of directors.

The organization receives its funding from both the faith and business communities, as well as the federal government.