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Adult Education and Training
Good paying jobs give people the opportunity to support themselves and their families while creating economic stability and growth throughout the region. Programs that train and educate workers are a critical investment, particularly for skilled workers and the aging workforce.
tactics for giving to promote adult education and training
Support programs at community and technical colleges that prepare working students for careers in high-demand fields
Support nonprofits that provide support services to low-income adults pursuing post-secondary education
Support organizations that broker partnerships between industry and educational institutions to make training programs more accessible and affordable
to organizations and initiatives that are successfully making a difference promoting adult education and training
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Social and Health Indicators Across King County
The Communities Count Partnership is committed to improving community health and well-being through information advocacy—providing accurate and timely reports on conditions that matter to King County residents.
Low-Skill Workers' Access to Quality Green Jobs
This brief discusses strategies for improving access to green jobs among those with low skill levels, particularly jobs that can help improve workers’ economic standing and better support their families.
Opportunity Road: The Promise and Challenge of America's Forgotten Youth
A national cross-section of opportunity youth in 23 diverse locations across the United States was undertaken in August 2011 to learn about common elements in their personal histories and their lives today, and to explore opportunities to reconnect them to work and school.
Charting a Path
Linking low-income, low-skilled adults to education and training leads to family-supporting jobs.
A Summary of the King County Community Conversation Opportunities for Youth and Young Adults
This report summarizes the results of the King County community conversation held on February 29, 2012, to garner community input about the needs, challenges and opportunities for youth ages 16-24 in King County who are neither in school nor employed.
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