Workforce Center Media Contact:
Angie Duntz
Communications Manager/PIO
316-771-6606
300 W. Douglas, Suite 850
Wichita, KS 67208

Workforce In the News:

Voices of Experience: Sector Partnerships In Action

2017

October 27, 2017
Wichita Business Journal
Mayor Longwell wants community to keep driving on youth employment

October 20, 2017
Wichita Business Journal
Youth Employment Project in Wichita marks a foundational year in 2017

October 4, 2017
KAKE
Wichita businesses hiring seasonal workers

October 3, 2017
Wichita Eagle
Who’s hiring? These places are, and they’re having job fairs this week

September 14, 2017
KSN
Workforce program helps teens find jobs

September 14, 2017
Wichita Mayor Jeff Longwell Media Briefing
Mayor Longwell
Keith Lawing
Shawn Lancelot

September 7, 2017
KAKE
Job Fair to be held at Intrust Bank Arena

September 7, 2017
KWCH
The Wichita Workforce Center holds Get Hired job fair

September 6, 2017
KMUW
Dress To Impress: Wichita Work Force Alliance Holds Annual ‘Get Hired’ Job Fair

September 6, 2017
Wichita Business Journal
Wichita job fair to feature 70 employers

September 6, 2017
Wichita Eagle
Get Hired Job Fair Set for Thursday

September 5, 2017
KAKE
Get Hired! Job Fair on September 7

September 3, 2017
KNSS
High-paying jobs available in Wichita

September 2, 2017
Wichita Eagle
Looking for a job? These industries are hiring

August 30, 2017
Wichita Regional Chamber eSynergy
Youth Employment Project in action

August 22, 2017
KWCH
Wichita research call center to hire 150 new part-time employees

July 26, 2017
Wichita Eagle
Summer job program at Spirit taps potential new talent pool

July 25, 2017
KSN
Faneuil holds job fair Tuesday, seeks 400 employees

July 24, 2017
KAKE
Company to bring call center, 400 jobs to downtown Wichita

July 24, 2017
KWCH
Job fair Tuesday for 400 positions at new Wichita call center

July 21, 2017
El Dorado Leader
Hospital participates in Youth Employment Project

July 19, 2017
Wichita Business Journal
10 Minutes With… Gabe Schlickau, Meritrust Credit Union

July 19, 2017
KAKE
Company to bring call center, 400 jobs to downtown Wichita

July 19, 2017
Wichita Eagle
Company plans to bring 400 jobs to Wichita

July 14, 2017
Wichita Business Journal
BizTalk with Bill Roy Episode 7: 40 Under 40 winners Jennifer Hughes and Doug Ledbetter

July 6, 2017
Wichita Business Journal
The Youth Employment Program: Teaching young people about work

June 29, 2017
Wichita Business Journal
Gabe Schlickau named new chairman of Local Workforce Development Board

May 26, 2017
KWCH
Push to get veterans jobs is working

May 21, 2017
iHeart Radio – Wichita Weekend
Youth Employment Project

May 3, 201
KMUW
Wichita Workforce Center Offers Youth Employment Workshops

April 27, 2017
KSN
Youth Employment Project helps youth find jobs

April 27, 2017
Wichita Eagle
Bank of America grant to provide job services to young adults

April 25, 2017
Wichita Business Journal
Workforce Alliance gets $40K from Bank of America for youth employment

March 2017
Wichita Regional Chamber of Commerce
Summer Employment

March 30, 2017
Wichita Business Journal
Area youth employment program is increasing its applicant pool

March 30, 2017
Wichita Eagle
Why some Wichita-area jobs aren’t being filled, despite 14,000 job loss

March 30, 2017
Wichita Business Journal
2017 Youth Employment Project: Employers needed

March 23, 2017
Greater Wichita Partnership
Greater Wichita Community Highlights: Nov. 9, 2016-March 14, 2017

March 22, 2017
Wichita Business Journal
Wichita Workforce Center expands hours to help more job seekers

March 22, 2017
Wichita Eagle
Workforce Center extends hours to meet demand

March 22, 2017
KNOXX Talks
KNOXX Talks: Episode 3 Workforce Center

March 10, 2017
Wichita Business Journal
2017 CFO Awards: Chad Pettera, Workforce Alliance of South Central Kansas

March 10, 2017
Wichita Business Journal
Emerging Leaders: Finding the on ramps to community involvement opportunities

March 9, 2017
Wichita Business Journal
Statewide Job Fair Today

March 8, 2017
KMUW
KANSASWORKS To Offer Employment Opportunities At Statewide Job Fair

March 3, 2017
KAKE TV
Construction Job Fair on Saturday in Wichita

March 3, 2017
KMUW
Twenty Construction Firms To Be Represented At Construction Career Jobs Fair

February 23, 2017
Wichita Business Journal
10 Minutes With… Kathy Jewett, XLT Ovens

February 23, 2017
Wichita Business Journal
Special Report: Youth employment program strives to add valuable employees to business partners

February 21, 2017
National Fund for Workforce Solutions
Workforce Alliance Receives $50,000 Award for Preparation for Advanced Career Employment System (PACES) Project

February 8, 2017
Wichita Business Journal
10 Minutes With… Sean Weaver, Wichita Manufacturer’s Assn.

January 30, 2017
WN.Com
Workforce Alliance gets $50,000 to support employee training program

January 30, 2017
Wichita Business Journal
Workforce Alliance gets $50,000 to support employee training program

January 3, 2017
KSN TV
More people moving out of Kansas, jobs are leaving too

 

2016

December 1, 2016
Wichita Business Journal
​My first job: Where the WBJ staff got their starts

November 30, 2016
KMUW
Workforce Alliance Receives $6M Grant To Fund Manufacturing Job Training Program

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

November 22, 2016
Wichita Business Journal
Wichita electrical apprentice wins $30,000 in national contest

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 19, 2016
Wichita Business Journal
My first job: Local leaders talk about earliest work experience

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

November 11, 2016
Wichita Business Journal
Nonprofit Executive Compensation

October 21, 2016
Wichita Business Journal
Cover Story: Emerging leaders eager for change

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

October 14, 2016
Wichita Business Journal
Emerging Leaders: What happens when the well dries up?

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
KAKE TV
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 14, 2016
KMUW
Workforce Alliance Offers Employment Tips To Young Job Seekers

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
KAKE TV
Workshops to help local teens get jobs

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

April 1, 2016
KAKE TV
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

Workforce In the News Archives:

2015

 

News Releases:

2017

October 19, 2017

Youth Employment Project 2017 Final report

September 6, 2017
WICHITA WORKFORCE CENTER HOLDS GET HIRED JOB FAIR

August 16, 2017
Workforce Centers of South Central Kansas Hosting Gender Responsive Summit

June 29, 2017
SCHLICKAU NAMED CHAIRMAN OF LOCAL WORKFORCE DEVELOPMENT BOARD 

May 16, 2017
WORKFORCE ALLIANCE HOSTING ROUND TABLE IN PARTNERSHIP WITH FEDERAL RESERVE BANK OF KANSAS CITY 

April 25, 2017
WICHITA WORKFORCE CENTER YOUTH EMPLOYMENT PROJECT RECEIVES GRANT FROM BANK OF AMERICA

April 3, 2017
WICHITA WORKFORCE CENTER YOUTH EMPLOYMENT PROJECT WORKSHOPS UNDERWAY

March 22, 2017
WICHITA WORKFORCE CENTER TO EXPAND HOURS OF OPERATION

March 8, 2017
WORKFORCE CENTERS OF SOUTH CENTRAL KANSAS TO PARTICIPATE IN KANSASWORKS STATEWIDE JOB FAIR – MARCH 9

March 2, 2017
2017 CONSTRUCTION CAREERS JOB FAIR IS SATURDAY, MARCH 4

January 30, 2017
WORKFORCE ALLIANCE RECEIVES $50,000 AWARD FOR PREPARATION FOR ADVANCED CAREER EMPLOYMENT SYSTEM (PACES) PROJECT

2016

November 30, 2016
LOCAL PARTNERSHIP PAYS OFF FOR WORKFORCE CENTER PARTICPANT

November 18, 2016
WORKFORCE ALLIANCE RECEIVES $5,995,327 AMERICA’S PROMISE GRANT

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

News Releases Archives:

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Annual Reports:

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2014

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2012

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2010

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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