Author Archives: Marcie Dingle
KRA Corporate Counsel, Vanessa E. Atterbeary, emerged from Tuesday’s primary as a candidate in the general election for the Maryland State House of Delegates, District 13.
Selected in March by incumbent Delegates Guy Guzzone, Shane Pendergrass, and Frank Turner to … Continue Reading
With a BSW degree, Chimere was confident of landing a job commensurate with her education and experience. However, 3 months after graduation, instead of receiving job offers, Chimere was receiving TANF benefits to support herself and four children.
Unsuccessful in … Continue Reading
The San Diego Metro Region One-Stop Career Center—an American Job Center of California—is operated by KRA Corporation for the San Diego Workforce Partnership (SDWP). One of the workshops offered by the Career Center is “Overqualified and Underemployed”, but … Continue Reading
Our Spotlight! is focused on yet another KRA Corporation innovation developed to enhance program performance and to facilitate customers’ access to essential services.
District of Columbia residents receiving Temporary Assistance for Needy Families (TANF) benefits are eligible initially to enroll … Continue Reading
For the DC Department of Social Services (DSS), KRA Corporation operates two Workforce Development and Placement Programs for TANF recipients: “Work Readiness” for participants who need intensive job-readiness preparation, and “Job Development” for those who are work-ready—like Chaun Frost, who … Continue Reading
Recently, the Work Participation, Placement, and Support Services Program, operated by KRA Corporation for Baltimore City Department of Social Services’ recipients, hosted a Networking Dinner/Financial Workshop for 25 customers who recently have been placed in permanent employment, including … Continue Reading
Following a dinner celebrating 25 customers who had been placed in permanent employment through the Work Participation, Placement, and Support Services Program, operated by KRA Corporation for the Baltimore City Department of Social Services, there were many trays of … Continue Reading
The April 30th Have You Heard?, official newsletter of the Norfolk Department of Human Services (DHS), congratulated KRA Corporation’s Marcus Anthony, who was selected to sing the National Anthem on Norfolk Tides Night, May 14th. … Continue Reading
For the second year in a row, a KRA Corporation employee has received the National Association of Workforce Development Professionals’ Jodi Spiegel Enhancement of Customer Service Award. Mary Hennessey, KRA Retention Specialist, is multi-credentialed—Certified Workforce Development Professional: Job Seeker … Continue Reading
A critical component of the PGWorks Employment and Training Program, operated by KRA Corporation for the Prince George’s County of Department of Social Services, is the Non-Custodial Parent Employment Program for jobseekers struggling with child-support obligations due to lack … Continue Reading