Press Release: Workforce Partnership Appoints New Board Members

March 14, 2019

San Diego Workforce Partnership logo

The San Diego Workforce Partnership announces the appointment of new members to its Policy Board and Workforce Development Board (WDB).

Press Release: Workforce Partnership Awarded $1.2M to Connect Education to Employment Through Student Loan Alternative

February 20, 2019

San Diego Workforce Partnership logo

We were named as a winner of a philanthropic funding contest by national nonprofit Strada Education Network to increase access and diversity in tech through income share agreements (ISAs), a student loan alternative by which a student agrees to pay a small proportion of their income for a set period of time.

Walmart Foundation and SDG&E help youth find opportunities in service sector

February 19, 2019

Adults Airport Architecture 518244

The San Diego Workforce Partnership is spearheading an initiative to help opportunity youth in San Diego County find meaningful employment in the service sector. Service sector roles include anything that is customer-facing, such as hotel or restaurant positions. 

Press Release: San Diego Selected to National Skilled Immigrant Integration Program

February 5, 2019

SDWP Logo

SAN DIEGO, CA — San Diego has been chosen as one of eight U.S. communities to receive customized technical assistance to advance its skilled immigrant integration efforts. The San Diego Workforce Partnership, as a partner of Welcoming San Diego, was selected for the program.

Press Release: Workforce Partnership Services to Remain Open During Shutdown

January 18, 2019

SDWP Logo

During the government shutdown, the career centers will remain open—as will all services provided by the Workforce Partnership. Funding for these centers is yet unaffected by the shutdown.

Press Release: Workforce Partnership Appoints New Board Members

December 21, 2018

SDWP Logo

The San Diego Workforce Partnership announces the appointment of new members to its Workforce Development Board (WDB).

Press Release: San Diego Workforce Partnership Reaches $1.65M Invested in Retail Workers

August 1, 2018

SDWP Logo

Today, the San Diego Workforce Partnership announces that funding awarded to Reimagine Retail San Diego has reached a total of $1.35 million since 2016. Through this effort, the organization works with employers to improve job quality, creates pathways to advancement for retail workers and uncovers opportunities to strengthen the region’s retail economy.

Press Release: San Diego Nonprofits Receive $532,500 from Bank of America to Address Homelessness and Cycle of Poverty

June 19, 2018

New Bank Of America Logo Feat

Bank of America today announced $532,500 in grants to more than 40 nonprofits that help address the needs of those at risk for or experiencing homelessness across San Diego. The grants focus on increasing access to shelter and wraparound supportive services, in addition to job skills, education and other basic needs that are fundamental to establishing financial stability.

Press Release: San Diego Housing Commission Designated as Site to Promote Financial Self-reliance for Families that Receive Federal Housing Assistance

June 7, 2018

SDWP Logo

The San Diego Housing Commission (SDHC) Achievement Academy has been selected to serve as one of the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development’s (HUD) new EnVision Centers to promote financial self-reliance among federal rental assistance recipients and public housing residents.

Press Release: San Diego Workforce Partnership Appoints New Board Members; Announces New Policy Board Chair

May 4, 2018

SDWP Logo

SAN DIEGO, CA — The San Diego Workforce Partnership (SDWP) announces the appointment of new members to its Workforce Development Board (WDB) and Consortium Policy Board. A new Consortium Policy Board Chair has also been named.