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SWC awarded $1.7 million for poverty reduction pilot project

For Immediate Release Contact: Mark Mattke, CEO, mmattke@spokaneworkforce.org, 509-960-6263 Date: 6/27/19 Spokane Workforce Council awarded $1.7 million for poverty reduction …

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SWC Receives Grant from Bank of America Charitable Foundation

The Bank of America Charitable Foundation has awarded a $5,000 grant to the SWC. This grant will support customer resource …

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SWC Proud to partner with Spokane County United Way

Spokane County United Way has announced its release of $2.5 million in funding to 37 local community programs. The Spokane …

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Jobs of the Future: Blue Collar is Back

KHQ recently ran a report about careers that do not require a college education. Mike McBride, our Business and Industry …

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SWC Participating in National Workforce Training, Business Recruitment Initiative

Spokane has been chosen as one of five test sites for a national workforce training and business recruitment initiative. Greater …

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Internship Guide Platform Announced

SPOKANE, WA: The Spokane Workforce Council (SWC) announces the launch of its new Internship Guide, created in response to local …

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SWC Releases $3.39M in funding through four RFPs

The Spokane Workforce Council is pleased to announce the release of $3.39M in Workforce Innovation and Opportunity Act funding through …

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SWC Announces NEW Apprenticeship Development Specialist

The Spokane Workforce Council is pleased to introduce Derelyn Howard as the new Apprenticeship Development Specialist serving the Spokane area. …

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Journal of Business: KSPS develops new workforce development project

Broadcasters with KSPS Public Television say they’ve helped create a new workforce development and education project called Career Explore Northwest…

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Career Connect Washington Expands Student Learning

Business, education, and government leaders in 12 communities across the state are teaming up to create over 29,000 career connected learning experiences, and at least 1,500 internships and apprenticeships by September 2019.

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Upcoming Access Job Fair

Fourth Annual Access Job Fair SPOKANE, WA – In honor of National Disability Employment Awareness Month in October, WorkSource Spokane, …

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Spokesman Review: Spokane can supply the workforce needed for Project Rose

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Spokesman Review: Summer Employment for Teens and Young Adults

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Spokane selected by HUD initiative

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Spokesman Review: Next Generation Zone partner in Construction Training

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Healthcare Industry: Creative Solutions to Labor Shortages

Progressive Business Focus WDC Board Member Op-Ed: Staci Franz, Inland Northwest Health Services (INHS) Healthcare and Social Assistance is the …

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Spokane County Spotlight January 2018

Our CEO Mark Mattke was interviewed by County Commissioner Josh Kerns for the January 2018 Spokane County Spotlight. Watch the …

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Workers with Criminal Histories

Fulfilling Demand WorkSource Helps Ex-Offenders Transition into the Labor Force An extended gap on a résumé can be a major …

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Spokane County Library District highlights WorkSource services in blog post

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The Dignity of Work Podcast

Program and Development Director Jessica Clayton shared about Spokane’s youth one-stop center, the Next Generation Zone, for an episode of The Dignity of Work Podcast. Listen here: http://dignityofwork.libsyn.com/e04-the-next-generation-zone-preparing-tomorrows-workforce

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Finance and Insurance Industry in Spokane

Fulfilling Demand Networking Event helps Local Businesses find the Right Talent Earlier this year, WorkSource Spokane held a unique hiring …

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Krem 2: College Student Services at Next Gen Zone

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Picnic Tables Tell a Deeper Story

What do picnic tables have to do with making a living? The answer is “everything” if you are a student …

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Next Gen and WDC featured in Journal of Business

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WorkSource Featured on KXLY

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Next Gen Job Fair featured in Spokesman Review

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WorkSource featured in Journal of Business

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CEO Mark Mattke authors an article in US Conference of Mayors

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Strategies for Implementing OJT Simply and Effectively

In June of 2015, The US Department of Labor, Employment and Training Administration prepared an On-the-Job Training Brief and Resource …

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Coaching to Win – Beverly Pogue helps usher job seekers back into workforce

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Fairchild Air Force Base Partners with WDC to Connect Veterans with Jobs

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Career-classroom connection gels

Access2Experience project is highlighted in the Journal of Business…

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Spokane County jobless rate declines

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Jobs continue to grow

SAWDC CEO Mark Mattke is quoted in the Journal of Business article “Jobs to continue to grow” about hiring trends in our region.

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Inspire Washington Featured in Journal of Business

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