JOIN Inc. partners with Douglas County to provide assistance to COVID-19 impacted career seekers
Financial assistance is available through JOIN Inc. to help individuals work toward fulfilling and well-paid positions and to help businesses gain and retain employees
Minden, NV – Thanks to a partnership with Douglas County and available CARES Act (Coronavirus Aid, Relief and Economic Security Act) funding, JOIN Inc. is organizing an initiative to assist local individuals and businesses this year. Individuals whose employment was impacted by the COVID-19 pandemic and are seeking career assistance are encouraged to take advantage of JOIN Inc.’s services from now through December 2020.
Through the CARES Act funding career seekers can:
· engage in career exploration activities and assessments to discover a well-suited career path,
· receive tuition assistance for training programs in an industry of their choice,
· “learn and earn” through on-the-job training with a local business partnered with JOIN Inc., and
· freshen up their digital and employability skills through JOIN Inc.’s Success Skills program.
Interested individuals are encouraged to contact JOIN Inc. at 775-283-0125 or firstname.lastname@example.org to take advantage of this opportunity.
Through the CARES Act funding, JOIN can assist businesses through a “train and get reimbursed” method which:
· places work-ready individuals in on-the-job training experiences, and
· provides up to 100% salary reimbursement for those employees.
Interested businesses should act now and contact Mark Tulman at 775-223-9448 or email@example.com to take advantage of this opportunity.
“This program funding is a win-win for individuals, businesses and our community” said Lisa Granahan, Economic Vitality Manager for Douglas County. “The County is pleased to work with JOIN Inc. to rapidly deploy the funding to benefit eligible individuals, while at the same time benefiting businesses who are starting to rehire.”
“JOIN Inc. is excited to partner with Douglas County to assist both career seekers and businesses in order to help our community recover from the impact of COVID-19,” said Denise Castle, CEO of JOIN Inc. “I encourage all interested businesses and residents of Douglas County to take advantage of the unique opportunity while it lasts.”
JOIN Inc. is a community benefit organization dedicated to addressing workforce needs and creating a pipeline of skilled and work-ready individuals. For over 45 years, JOIN Inc. has provided quality results for workforce demand issues, demonstrating the ability to customize solutions to meet the unique needs of both career seekers and employers in urban and rural communities across Nevada.