Blog posts from April 2011

The Workforce Solutions Collaborative of Metro Hartford passed along this success story: If not for her impacted wisdom teeth, who knows where Danielle George would be today.
Why should foundations invest in efforts to “skill up” the American workforce? This question provided the framework for a roundtable discussion and two site visits hosted by the National Fund for Workforce Solutions and the Job Opportunity Investment Network (JOIN)—the NFWS site in Philadelphia—at the Council on Foundations Annual Meeting, on April 11th.
Recently, we sat down with Jessica Mosier from the San Diego Workforce Funders Collaborative for this Q&A about the collaborative's work in San Diego. Pretend we're a potential supporter of the collaborative. Give us your elevator speech about why we should support your work.