September 11, 2019 - Workforce Development Month, celebrated in September, is a time to honor the contributions of workforce professionals and highlight events and initiatives that support job seekers and employers.
September 10, 2019 - The CWDC supports Colorado’s network of sector partnerships by providing financial and non-financial technical assistance. The application window is currently open for two financial grant opportunities: the Bridge + Growth grant and a retail industry grant.
September 5, 2019 - The 2019 Think Big Conference took place August 27-29 in Vail, Colo. Around 250 people were in attendance to hear from experts about youth services and education and career development.
August 21, 2019 - Nominations are now being accepted for the 2019 Colorado Apprenticeship Awards. Colorado is seeking outstanding apprentices, employers, mentors, and innovative programs/partnerships to honor.
August 14, 2019 - The CWDC hosted the Sector Partnership Convener Event on July 31 and August 1. The event was a part of the 2019 Sector Partnership Convener Cohort Technical Assistance Module activities.
August 7, 2019 - On behalf of the Colorado Complete Count Campaign and the EDCC, we are asking our business and nonprofit partners to take this survey to provide information about if and how your organization plans to engage with customers or clients regarding the Census. Fill out the survey by August 16.
July 23, 2019 - The July workforce update from the National Governor's Association (NGA) featured a letter from CWDC Chair Kyle Sickman highlighting the work being done in Colorado to better serve job seekers, students, workers, and businesses.
July 22, 2019 - On June 27, CWDC staff traveled to Pueblo to attend and present at the EDCC Regional Economic Development Forum focusing on economic development regions 4, 7, 8, 13, and 14 in south central Colorado.
July 18, 2019 - On June 24, local businesses and community-based organizations in Huerfano and Las Animas counties launched a retail sector partnership as a part of the Lives Empowered initiative and the CWDC Technical Assistance Modules.