Monthly Archives: July 2015

$400,000 Grant from JPMorgan Chase to Expand Industry Partnerships

Grant Will Help to Scale CareerWorks’ Efforts to Develop Job Skills among Entry-Level Adults in Northern New Jersey CareerWorks: Greater Newark Workforce Funders Collaborative announced today that JPMorgan Chase & Co. has awarded a two-year, $400,000 New Skills at Work grant to CareerWorks to expand industry partnerships to develop the skills of entry-level adults and … Continue reading $400,000 Grant from JPMorgan Chase to Expand Industry Partnerships

Posted by Cathy on Wednesday, July 22nd, 2015

Auto Technician Training Success

Congratulations to Reginald Norris on completing the  New Community’s Automotive Technician Training Program supported by CareerWorks Greater Newark Funders Collaborative. Prior to training, Reginald, age 23, of Newark was not optimistic about his prospects after different jobs at a supermarket and Amazon distribution center. He fulfilled the 1,200 hour program requirements for graduation and has … Continue reading Auto Technician Training Success

Posted by Cathy on Friday, July 17th, 2015