Author Archives: Marcie Dingle
Last month, Deona Dorsey, ESE Coordinator, reported that the San Diego Metro Region American Job Center, operated by KRA for the San Diego Workforce Partnership, had established an exciting, productive partnership with the Balboa International Group.
Miss Angel Stancer, … Continue Reading
March: Elizabeth, 37, enrolled in the Pre-employment & Digital Media Technology Training Program for TANF recipients, KRA-operated for the Camden County [NJ] WIB. She quit her last job because she felt her management capabilities–developed through 20+ years’ experience in customer, … Continue Reading
In mid-March, when Mr. Carless Schuler, a 20-year old, single, High School graduate, applied for TANF benefits, he was enrolled in the PGWorks Job-Readiness Program (JRP), operated by KRA for the Prince George’s County [MD] Department of Social Services.… Continue Reading
Recently, Joseph L Seymour, Training and Development Coordinator, CTWorks American Job Center–operated by KRA for Capital Workforce Partners (CWP)–received the Dr. Albert J. Kerkin Award that honors outstanding contributions from … Continue Reading
Rhonda Feimster, with PGWorks, operated by KRA for the Prince George’s County [MD] Department of Social Services, reported, “Gerald was at the end of his rope when he was referred by Family Court to our Non-Custodial Parent Employment … Continue Reading
For the Baltimore City Department of Social Services, KRA operates the Work Participation, Placement, and Support Services Program for jobseekers receiving TANF benefits, actively collaborating with local agencies and organizations to create training and employment opportunities for KRA/Baltimore customers.
In … Continue Reading
Mr. Hamed Seyedi, Business Services Representative, San Diego Metro Region American Job Center–operated by KRA for the San Diego Workforce Partnership–reported, “Some Expanded Subsidized Employment (ESE) participants have difficulty finding work because of language barriers. So, I started contacting local … Continue Reading
In April, we reported on John, who enrolled in the Non-Custodial Parent Employment Program, operated by KRA for the Prince George’s [MD] County Department of Social Services, with serious obstacles to employment, as a homeless ex-offender.
Career Agent Rhonda … Continue Reading
Business Connection, the Pleasanton [CA] Chamber of Commerce newsletter, recently featured an article…Producing a Highly Developed Workforce…by James Paxson, Board Chair of both the Pleasanton Chamber and the Alameda County Workforce Investment Board (ACWIB), on how workforce … Continue Reading
In 1993, a City Health Department Social Worker, Joseph T. Jones, Jr.–now CEO, Center for Urban Families–established what is today The Baltimore Responsible Fatherhood Project, and since then, has been the driving force behind many ground-breaking programs for … Continue Reading