Workforce Center Media Contact:
Angie Duntz
Communications Manager/PIO
300 W. Douglas, Suite 850
Wichita, KS 67208

Workforce In the News:

November 29, 2016
Wichita Eagle
Workforce Alliance gets nearly $6 million jobs grant

November 22, 2016
Wichita Eagle
Local workforce group gets millions for free education

November 21, 2016
Wichita Business Journal
Wichita organization awarded $6M workforce grant

November 21, 2016
Hutchinson News
Organization gets $6M workforce development grant

November 18, 2016
Wichita Business Journal
Cover Story: Youth Movement

October 17, 2016
Wichita Eagle
Wichita job fair set for Wednesday

August 26, 2016
Wichita Business Journal
Arena teams with job search firms for job fair

August 26, 2016
Wichita Eagle
Get Hired Job Fair set for September 1 at Intrust Bank Arena

August 18, 2016
Get Hired! Job Fair

August 4, 2016
Wichita Business Journal
Wichita-area manufacturers on firmer footing in 2016

July 8, 2016
Wichita Business Journal
Special Report: Workforce Alliance – Meeting the labor needs of a region

July 8, 2016
Wichita Business Journal
Special Report: Workforce Alliance – Pilot program provides teenagers with training, jobs

June 22, 2016
Wichita Business Journal
Morning roundup: WIBA, Workforce Alliance hosting job fair

June 21, 2016
Wichita Eagle
WIBA, Workforce Alliance to host Wichita job fair Wednesday

June 15, 2016
Wichita Channel 7 News Now
Youth Employment Project

May 2016
National Workforce Solutions National Fund News
What’s Hot from National Fund Collaboratives (page 3)

May 5, 2016
City of Wichita Mayor Longwell’s Media Briefing

April 18, 2016
Workshops to help local teens get jobs

April 13, 2016
“Reverse” job fair helps employers and high school students

April 1, 2016
Wichita construction companies with job openings

March 14, 2016
The Community Voice
Workforce Center Spring Break Bootcamp Offers Access to Summer Job Interviews

February 17, 2016
Justice Center The Council of State Governments
Wichita-Area Businesses Hear from Local, State Voices on Hiring People with Records

January 17, 2016
KNSS 1330 Radio
Issues 2016

December 8, 2015
Wichita Business Journal
Regional eco-devo effort moving toward implementation phase

December 1, 2015
Kansas Leadership Center Journal Fall 2015
Blueprint for a Future

November 23, 2015
Wichita: Driver’s License Amnesty Program

Wichita to offer drivers license amnesty program

Wichita to offer amnesty for suspended driver’s licenses

Wichita to offer amnesty for suspended licenses

Wichita Eagle
Municipal Court to offer amnesty to Wichita motorists with suspended licenses

Wichita launches driver’s license amnesty program

New Amnesty Program Provides Relief for Drivers with Suspended Licenses

November 20, 2015
Wichita Eagle
Job seekers, employers connect at Wichita Workforce Center

November 8, 2015
Wichita Eagle
Seasonal hiring in full swing

August 17, 2015
Wichita Business Journal
State partners with Spirit AeroSystems to train workers at WATC

May 29, 2015
Wichita Business Journal
Losing the basics

May 6, 2015
Wichita Business Journal
NexStep drives career pathway innovation

May 1, 2015
Wichita Business Journal
Why Wichita’s aging work force must be replenished

Wichita Business Journal
The ‘Silver Tsunami’ hits Wichita manufacturers

January 23, 2015
Wichita Business Journal
Bad news in a new era — How Wichita is better equipped to absorb the Learjet 85 blow

January 15, 2015
Wichita Business Journal
Learjet layoffs a blow, but commercial aviation could help offset labor woes

January 2, 2015
Wichita Business Journal
Exploration Place helping to build a work force for the future

News Releases:


November 18, 2016

July 13, 2016
Wichita Workforce Center Youth Employment Project Receives Grant from City of Wichita

April 13, 2016
Wichita Workforce Center and Project Search to Host Reverse Job Fair

March 14, 2016
Wichita Workforce Center Kicks Off Youth Employment Project With Spring Break Bootcamp


October 21, 2015
Sumner Workforce Center to Relocate

September 2, 2015
Wichita Workforce Center Holds Get Hired Job Fair

June 16, 2015
Wichita Workforce Center to Host Job Mixer

April 22, 2015
Wichita Workforce Center to Expand Hours for Summer

April 16, 2015
Lawing Appointed to Wichita Transit Advisory Board

Annual Reports:







Fact Sheets:

Workability Fact Sheet

WIA Youth Program & CPRF Fact Sheet

Group Discovery Fact Sheet

Job Shadow Day Fact Sheet

Offender Workforce Development Specialist Fact Sheet


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