Author Archives: Marcie Dingle

NPEP Serves KRA Families

Operated by KRA Corporation for the Prince George’s County Department of Social Services, the Non-Custodial Parent Employment Program (NPEP)—a component of the PGWorks Employment and Training Program—provides job training and/or placement services for parents delinquent with child-support obligations due … Continue Reading

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KRA Job Fair a Resounding Success!

Recently, the Work Participation, Placement, and Support Services Program, operated by KRA Corporation for the Baltimore City Department of Social Services, hosted a 4-hour Job Fair,  attracting 75 jobseekers and 11 employers, including The Wyndam Peabody Hotel, Dream Management … Continue Reading

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Delegate Jolene Ivey Visits KRA Program

Sixty jobseekers enrolled in the PGWorks Employment and Training Program, operated by KRA Corporation for the Prince George’s (PG) County Department of Social Services, listened intently as Delegate Jolene Ivey, Representative for the 47th Legislative District,  Maryland House … Continue Reading

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KRA Signs on Again as Hire One Youth Employer

For the 3rd year, the Work Participation, Placement, and Support Services Program, operated by KRA Corporation for the Baltimore City Department of Social Services, is participating in Mayor Rawlings-Blake’s Hire One Youth Works Campaign.  Effective June 23rd, KRA … Continue Reading

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KRA Monthly Spotlight!

Our Spotlight! is shining brightly on KRA Corporation staff and jobseeker-customers who were honored recently by Capital Workforce Partners (CWP), KRA client for the operation of the CTWorks Stop Program, at its Annual Workforce Stars Breakfast and Awards Ceremony.  Continue Reading

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Vanessa Atterbeary Advances to General Election

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

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The VIEW is Now Great for KRA Customer!

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

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KRA Job-Readiness Workshops Key to Customer Success

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

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KRA Monthly Spotlight!

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

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KRA Customer Employed With Career Fair Sponsor!

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

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