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    TechRise PDX is designed to prepare young adults (ages 18 – 29) with barriers to employment to enter and advance in local tech occupations. The program aims to increase the representation of women and people of color in tech occupations. TechRise PDX provides career coaching, support services, career exploration, occupational training and other services to help participants secure tech jobs in the Portland metro area. TechRise PDX is funded in part by a $3,997,717 TecHire grant from the U.S. Department of Labor Employment and Training Administration. TechRise PDX started in July 2016 and is...// Read more
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    Worksystems wants all youth to be college and career ready. Visit our site careersnw.org to explore careers in manufacturing, health care, tech and construction! Our youth workforce investments support a system - the Career Connect Network - that prepares young people for post-secondary education and career-ladder employment. Our focus is on college preparation, career exploration, work-readiness training and work experience to help young people understand the relevance of classroom learning. The youth supported by our funding are motivated and want to reconnect with school or work, but face...// Read more
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