San Diego Workforce Partnership awarded nearly $1 million to aid region’s workers and employers impacted by devastating January storms

February 22, 2024

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We are collaborating with the City, County of San Diego, and stakeholders to benefit impacted communities

Workforce Partnership awarded $4.8M to bolster employment services for justice-involved individuals

December 12, 2023

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We received $4.8 million to support our Reentry Works services from the California Workforce Development Board.

San Diego Workforce Partnership Development Board Welcomes Three New Members

December 1, 2023

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The San Diego Workforce Partnership appointment three esteemed professionals to its Workforce Development Board (WDB), which plays a pivotal role in providing oversight and strategic guidance to the organization. The new board members—Dr. Tina King, Dora Mendivil-Angulo, and Gina Lee, were officially appointed on October 19, 2023.

County sets up new behavioral health impact fund to expand scope & locations where projects can be funded

October 11, 2022

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The San Diego County Board of Supervisors today approved a policy introduced by Chair Nathan Fletcher, to establish a new Behavioral Health Impact Fund that will expeditiously award grants for services and infrastructure to expand behavioral health options in the region. 

San Diego Workforce Partnership Makes Big Shift to Expand Opportunities for Job Seekers Across the Region

September 27, 2022


Our career centers will now offer virtual evening appointments and increased bilingual staff, in addition to existing services like job interview preparation and helping clients identify their ideal career. Bringing services in-house allows for timely feedback and implementation of changes faster than ever before.

Assemblymember Maienschein Awards $10 Million to the Workforce Partnership to Increase Job Training in Public Administration and Healthcare Career Pathways 

September 13, 2022

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Assemblymember Brain Maienschein awarded the Workforce Partnership $10 million to create and administer programs that will train qualified job seekers for careers in the healthcare and public administration sectors. The funds will be used to establish a peer support specialist (PSS) training program and provide pathways to jobs in EMT, paramedic and firefighter occupations.

Workforce Partnership Names Two New Board Members

September 8, 2022


The Workforce Partnership is pleased to announce the appointment of two new board members to our Workforce Development Board: Efrem Bycer and Jamie Gardner.

Bank of America and San Diego Foundation Partner with Workforce Partnership to fund programs to advance economic equality for Black San Diegans

July 29, 2022
The Workforce Partnership will use established connections to recruit participants for their Information & Communication Technologies (ICT) and Healthcare programs, which provide participants with education, certification, on-the-job training and pathways to meaningful careers in these high-growth, high-demand industries.

Bank of America awards $825,000 philanthropic investment into San Diego nonprofits to advance long-term economic success

June 28, 2022

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Bank of America announced more than $825,000 in grants to 29 San Diego nonprofits, including the San Diego Workforce Partnership, to help drive economic opportunity for individuals and families.

The Workforce Partnership to Provide Laptops to Help Young Adults in Their Job Search

May 26, 2022


The Conrad Prebys Foundation provided the Workforce Partnership with a $50,000 donation to cover the cost of purchasing 60 laptops equipped with Microsoft Office for program graduates of the Southeastern San Diego Live Well Career Training program.