Community Impact

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CAMW! by the Numbers

316,010 individuals served in the tri-county American Job Center locations with Wagner Peyser Employment Service Funds

584 employers partnered with Capital Area Michigan Works! to develop recruiting and retention strategies in 2016.

40 participants served through the Reemployment Services and Eligibility Assessment. RESEA activities provide customized services to individuals who've exhausted their Unemployment Insurance benefits.

$2,289,510 awarded for the Skilled Trades Training Fund. Participating employers help develop programs to include classroom education, on-site training with wage reimbursement and apprenticeship programs. New jobs created are often filled by individuals recruited by Capital Area Michigan Works!

Community Impact

A proud partner of the American Job Center network, Capital Area Michigan Works! has found strength through collaboration with partners, councils, staff, leadership and clients to continue to build the foundations for a stronger and more fruitful region. From facilitating the Jobs for Michigan's Graduates program to organizing events to expose Mid-Michigan youth to opportunities in the skilled trades, our system collaborates with the partners to ensure our community is growing.

The future is bright for Greater Lansing, and we look forward to serving employers and career seekers to propel the region forward.

372 youth served in the WIOA program

47 received a credential from a college, education or training, or high school GED

1,000 students participated in manufacturing day, exploring more than 20 top manufacturers in Greater Lansing

 

Regional Partnerships

Capital Area Michigan Works! collaboratively works with a network of regional partners to best serve both the Mid-Michigan workforce and employers. These include: