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Baker-Polito Administration Awards Initial $162,666 In Program Design Grants to Address Chronic Unemployment

Post Date: 04.05.2017

Baker-Polito Administration Awards Initial $162,666 In Program Design Grants to Address Chronic Unemployment

The Baker-Polito Administration awarded $162,666 in Program Design Grant awards to eight partnerships funded through the Workforce Competitiveness Trust Fund and the Health Care Workforce Transformation Fund. The Program Design Grants are designed to provide support services, training, and job placement programs that meet the needs of members of populations facing chronic unemployment, including African Americans/Blacks, Hispanics/Latinos, Native Americans, persons with disabilities, and Gulf War Era II Veterans. Commonwealth Corporation administers both funds under the leadership of Secretary Walker. Click here for the press release.