October 2019

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Help our veterans transition from military service to a civilian career by inviting them to our Paychecks for Patriots events in November.

Chris Rivera struggled in high school and couldn’t pass the required reading FCAT. Because of that, he didn’t receive the standard high school diploma. Without a diploma, he went right to work in construction. His mother never stopped encouraging him to get his GED though. She knew the future would be challenging if he didn’t get to earn his GED and she wanted better for him.

Read more about Chris’s inspiring journey…

Career seeker, Felix Ortiz, was unemployed when he walked into our Seminole Career center to register for our services. Career Services Consultant, Lupino Reed, worked with him on his resume and helped him to secure an internship at Board Member Richard Sweat’s company .decimal.

More on Felix’s success and writing a new chapter in his career journey…

Our first quarter results are in and nearly 15,000 Central Floridians have connected with us to help guide them on their career journey.
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“If I had asked my customers what they wanted, they would have said a faster horse.”
– Henry Ford

October is National Manufacturing Month; a month dedicated to recognizing the value of manufacturers and the importance they serve to our economic prosperity and independence through innovation.

Read to see what we have planned for Manufacturing Month…

Us! Governor Ron DeSantis recently honored us with the Veteran’s Incentive Award – a $39,000 Grant – for our hard work providing career and training opportunities to thousands of veterans.

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