Young, Warner, Rubio, Coons Introduce Innovative Higher Ed Financing Proposal

July 16, 2019

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Bill Creates Framework and Instills Student Protections for Income Share Agreements (ISAs) WASHINGTON – Yesterday, U.S. Senators Todd Young (R-Ind.), Mark Warner (D-Va.), MarcoRubio (R-Fla.), and Chris Coons (D-Del.) introduced the ISA Student Protection Act to improve an innovative financing tool

Drone program encourages cinematography lover to pursue interests without fear

July 10, 2019

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Jayden Logan graduated from Helix Charter High School and is currently a full-time student at Grossmont College studying photography and business marketing who’s passionate about cinematography: “I want to help people and capture special moments in their lives,” he says. 

Department of Child Support Services: Building relationships for a brighter future

July 9, 2019

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San Diego County’s Department of Child Support Services (DCSS) serves diverse communities and builds relationships for a brighter future. Here Bryanna Fornerod, Supervising Child Support Officer, Communications & Outreach tells us more about this important agency.

Staff profile: Meet Olivia Justice

July 2, 2019

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Olivia Justice is a program assistant at the San Diego Workforce Partnership. Here she tells a little bit about herself, both personally and professionally. 

San Diego Workforce Partnership Appoints New Board Members

July 1, 2019

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SAN DIEGO, CA — The San Diego Workforce Partnership announces the appointment of new members to its Workforce Development Board (WDB). The new members are: Dr. Nabil Abu-Ghazaleh, President, Grossmont College Kevin Johnson, Training Director/CFO, San Diego & Imperial County Electrical Training

For our 45th year: San Diego Workforce Partnership Day proclaimed

June 26, 2019

County proclamation San Diego Workforce Partnership Day

The County of San Diego Board of Supervisors proclaimed June 25 “San Diego Workforce Partnership Day” in honor of the Workforce Partnership’s 45th anniversary.

Press Release: Bank of America Makes $530,000 Investment with San Diego Nonprofits to Help Economically Disadvantaged Populations on the Path to Long-Term Financial Stability

June 18, 2019

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Bank of America today announced $530,000 in grants to 36 San Diego nonprofits that will advance economic mobility for individuals and families and put them on a path toward success. The grants focus on basic needs fundamental to building lifelong stability as well as needs related to workforce development and education that help individuals chart a path to better economic futures.

How learning from the end user yields better reentry results

June 15, 2019

Reentry Town Hall June 2019

As part of our continuous learning and improvement of our programs and projects, the San Diego Workforce Partnership held our first ever Reentry Works Town Hall to hear from community stakeholders how best to create a release for proposals for approximately $2M in funding to serve current and formerly incarcerated individuals throughout reentering back to the community. Approximately 75 attendees engaged in a community conversation on creative solutions to solicit high-quality applications.

San Diego’s first ever Career Crawl launches in North Park

June 14, 2019

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San Diego’s first ever Career Crawl took place in North Park on June 13. This “job fair alternative” brought job seekers directly to employers with a self-guided walking tour. The event played to the uniqueness of North Park to help young adults engage with local business owners, learn about

4 things you should know about youth homelessness

June 11, 2019

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More than 3.5 million young adults in the U.S. experience homelessness each year. In an effort to create space to share tools, resources and tangible solutions for individuals to get housing and other services they need to flourish in life, Point Source Youth—a national organization dedicated to