By: Mamadou Ndiaye, Senior Project Manager, Jobs for the Future
Fourth Annual Meeting: Better Skills, Better Jobs
The National Fund for Workforce Solutions Fourth Annual Meeting, "Better Skills, Better Jobs." convened nearly 400 employers, funders, and workforce leaders from across the country. See the new National Fund video, which highlights the National Fund Annual Meeting. Featured are insights from key stakeholders about the importance of the National Fund's value as a catalyst for peer learning. The result is strategic investments by the National Fund and local partners that is making a difference in strengthening our workforce and strengthening our economy.
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As a dynamic national partnership of communities, employers, workers, and philanthropy, the National Fund for Workforce Solutions is broadening its reach and deepening its impact on employers and workers. The National Fund invests in funder collaboratives in 35 communities. supporting innovative employer-led industry partnerships, providing demand-driven training, and awarding credentials. Skills gaps are being closed, low-wage Americans have more career opportunities, and local economies are being strengthened.