Rivers East Workforce Development Board Partners With Pitt County Economic Development to Provide PPE to New Hires

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The Rivers East Workforce Development Board has partnered with Pitt County Economic Development to distribute funding for Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) for individuals that do not qualify for Supportive Services through the Workforce Innovation and Opportunity Act (WIOA). Examples of PPE may be items such as hard hats, safety vests, and steel toed boots that are the responsibility of the new employee to provide. To view the full press release, click here.

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Second Cohort of Educators Complete Rivers East Advanced Manufacturing Academy

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On May 11, 34 teachers from schools in Beaufort, Bertie, Hertford, Hyde, Martin, and Pitt counties completed Rivers East Advanced Manufacturing Academy.

With funding from Golden Leaf Foundation, the Rivers East Advanced Manufacturing Academy exposes teachers to the many careers in Advanced Manufacturing within the region. Teachers visit all 4 of the community colleges within the region and learn about the programs they offer that lead to careers in Advanced Manufacturing. At the community colleges they receive hands-on experience, truly experiencing ...

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Board Meeting Scheduled

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The Rivers East Workforce Development Board will meet on Wednesday, May 10, 2023 at 3:00pm. This meeting will be held in person at the NC Telecenter in Williamston, with a Zoom call-in option. For more information, or to receive the Zoom link, please contact Ashlan Crouch, acrouch@mideastcom.org. The agenda can be found by visiting here.

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