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Workforce Impact Fund

We recommend a strategic state investment in a $50 million Workforce Impact Fund. A $50 million state investment each budget cycle will empower Local Boards with flexible funding that brings local solutions directly to job seekers and employers. Read up on the latest ACTION being taken in Washington by downloading...
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2022 Powerful Advocate Award Presented to Marie Kurose

Marie Kurose, Chief Executive Officer of the Workforce Development Council of Seattle-King County, has won the Washington Workforce Association’s Powerful Advocate Award, the association’s 2022 chair recognition award. “Since Marie began her tenure as the Seattle-King Workforce Development Council CEO, she has shared the importance of diversity, equity and inclusion,”...
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Opportunities Across the System

The Washington Workforce Association brings together the leadership of Local Workforce Development Boards to craft policy, create solutions, and advocate to ensure that the workforce system is positioned to address the economic challenges faced by workers and businesses in our state. At the federal level, The Workforce Innovation & Opportunity...
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