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Computer Company Favors Workforce Development Projects

Foundation: IBM; Opportunity: Corporate grants; Funding Focus: Community development, education, health, language and culture; Geographic Focus: National; Eligibility: Nonprofits; Funding: Varies, the foundation made about $17 million in grants last year; Deadline: Rolling.

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Massachusetts Launches Workforce Development Pay-for-Success Project

Massachusetts Gov. Charlie Baker (R) announces the launch of a $12.43 million Pay for Success (PFS) workforce development initiative to help limited English speakers transition to employment, higher wage jobs and a path to education.

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WIOA Extends Help for Out-of-School, Disconnected Youth

Programs to increase the career and education opportunities for disconnected or out-of-school youth got a big boost from the new the Workforce Innovation and Opportunity Act (WIOA) rewrite, will include provisions to improve the employment chances for at-risk youth.

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Tech Company Favors Workforce Development Projects

Foundation: IBM; Opportunity: Corporate grants; Funding Focus: Community development, education, health, language and culture; Geographic Focus: National; Eligibility: Nonprofits; Funding: Varies, the foundation made about $25 million in grants last year; Deadline: Rolling.

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