REQUEST FOR PROPOSALS
The Westchester Workforce Collaborative partners
Westchester Workforce Fund
Funders with a shared interest in workforce issues have created the Westchester Workforce Fund, which is managed by the Westchester Community Foundation. Through strategic investments in innovative partnerships, the Fund seeks to enhance the effectiveness of local workforce development efforts in closing skills gaps, meeting the needs of the regional labor market, and supporting economic mobility for Westchester and Putnam residents.
The CAREER PATHWAYS GRANT seeks proposals to provide demand-driven skills training for occupations that pay livable wages. Applicants must have an employer or industry sector partner. Up to $350,000 is expected to be available; maximum grant awards will not exceed $100,000.
Two information sessions planned
Tuesday, January 28, 2020
Westchester Community Foundation
210 North Central Avenue, Hartsdale, NY 10530
Thursday, January 30, 2020
Yonkers Riverfront Library
1 Larkin Ctr, Yonkers, NY 10701
To apply, please review the RFP and submit a completed proposal form by 5 p.m. on March 4, 2020 to [email protected] with the subject line “WWFC Proposal_(organization name).
Send questions by email to Tara Seeley, Senior Program Officer, Westchester Community Foundation ([email protected]) no later than January 31, 2020. Answers will be posted to the Westchester Community Foundation website no later than February 7, 2020. No phone calls please.