WDBSCW Rapid Response Workforce Services Available to Support Workers Affected by Wave of Major Retailer Closings

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contact: WDBSCW Communications, 608.249.9001 WDBSCW Rapid Response Workforce Services Available to Support Workers Affected by Wave of Major Retailer Closings MADISON, March 29, 2018 – The Workforce Development Board of South Central Wisconsin (WDBSCW), the regional leader… Continue Reading WDBSCW Rapid Response Workforce Services Available to Support Workers Affected by Wave of Major Retailer Closings

WDB Hosts 33th Annual Meeting, Honors Business and Aspire Award Recipients

Madison, Wisc. – November 3, 2017 – The Workforce Development Board of South Central Wisconsin (WDBSCW) honored 5 individuals with is Aspire Awards and 2 business leaders with the Making a Difference Awards during the organization’s 33rd Annual… Continue Reading WDB Hosts 33th Annual Meeting, Honors Business and Aspire Award Recipients

Two young professionals talk together.

WDBSCW Among Recipients of $3.9M Youth Apprenticeship Grant

MADISON, Wisc. – The South Central Wisconsin Youth Apprenticeship Consortium was awarded a $360,000 Wisconsin Youth Apprenticeship grant to deliver and grow youth apprenticeship programs for nearly 400 young adults in the region. The consortium includes the Workforce Development Board… Continue Reading WDBSCW Among Recipients of $3.9M Youth Apprenticeship Grant

The Windows to Work graduates pose with their diplomas.

Dane County Jail Inmates Celebrate Windows to Work Graduation

MADISON, Wisc. – Twenty-six inmates at the Dane County Jail celebrated their graduation from the Windows to Work program on Wednesday, June 14. This 7-week course is designed to increase the chances of success and employment post-release. “Rehabilitation. That’s what… Continue Reading Dane County Jail Inmates Celebrate Windows to Work Graduation

The Middle Class graduates celebrate their completion of the two-semester program.

Middle College Honors Sixth Class of Graduates

MADISON, Wisc. – The 2016-17 class of Middle College students walked across the stage Tuesday, May 16 to celebrate their completion of the two-semester workforce-training program. Middle College prepares high school seniors for career pathways in healthcare, manufacturing, and culinary… Continue Reading Middle College Honors Sixth Class of Graduates

Approximately 450 workforce partners from across Wisconsin will converge in Appleton for the two-day conference, which features sessions from DWD and WTCS.

Wisconsin Workforce Partners Meet for WIOA Roundtable Event

Approximately 450 workforce partners from across Wisconsin will converge in Appleton for the two-day conference, which features sessions from DWD and WTCS. MADISON – Today, the Department of Workforce Development will join partners from across the state, including the Wisconsin… Continue Reading Wisconsin Workforce Partners Meet for WIOA Roundtable Event

The inmates at the Dane County Jail celebrate their graduation from the Windows to Work program.

WDBSCW participates in National Reentry Week

MADISON Wisc. – April 24, 2017 – In honor of National Reentry Week, the Workforce Development Board of South Central Wisconsin is highlighting its efforts to help ex-offenders succeed in society after release. The week, presented by the U.S. Department… Continue Reading WDBSCW participates in National Reentry Week

Windows to Work graduates

Twenty-two Inmates Honored at Windows to Work Graduation

April 6, 2017 MADISON, Wisc. – April 6, 2017 – Twenty-two inmates at the Dane County Jail celebrated their graduation of the Windows to Work program on Wednesday, April 5. This 7-week course is designed to increase the chances of… Continue Reading Twenty-two Inmates Honored at Windows to Work Graduation

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Middle College Grad Wins Wisconsin Job Honor Award

January 5, 2017 MADISON, WI — The Wisconsin Job Honor Awards, an initiative aimed at recognizing Wisconsinites who have overcome barriers to employment, has announced its top honorees for 2016. Nominations were submitted via the organization’s website and judged by… Continue Reading Middle College Grad Wins Wisconsin Job Honor Award

Aspire Awardees

WDB Hosts 32nd Annual Meeting, Honors Business and Aspire Award Recipients

MADISON, Wisc., November 3, 2016 — The Workforce Development Board of South Central Wisconsin honored 7 individuals with its Aspire Award and 2 business leaders with the Making a Difference Award during the organization’s 32nd Annual Board of Directors Meeting and Luncheon on… Continue Reading WDB Hosts 32nd Annual Meeting, Honors Business and Aspire Award Recipients