From the Blog
June 25, 2018 | Keep Updated on Workforce Issues in Minnesota Through MinnPost’s Good Jobs Beat
We just posted a new tool that’s connected to topics in our Work Opportunity portfolio....
November 16, 2016 | Grantees Advancing Workforce Opportunity Headline Q3 Grantmaking
More than $2.7 million in Foundation funding in the third quarter supported 17...
July 8, 2016 | TakeAction Minnesota Is Using a Super-Effective Tool to Help Workers Overcome Barriers to Good Jobs
In one word, that tool is: ORGANIZING. TakeAction Minnesota plays an advocacy role in...
March 1, 2016 | How the MN Workforce Innovation and Opportunity Act (WIOA) Can Include Diverse Communities on March 9
Planning for Minnesota’s Workforce Innovation and Opportunity Act (WIOA) presents...
TakeAction Minnesota gives low-wage workers a platform for speaking out about their challenges and working toward change.
Opportunity Link creates economic opportunities for North Central Montanans through interconnected programming that strengthens the local economy.
Tools & Info
Resources on the Workforce Innovation and Opportunity Act (WIOA). A website tool from the Center for Law and Social Policy (CLASP).
A paper from the Annie E. Casey Foundation that identifies why and how to use community benefit agreements (CBAs) to impact work and community well-being.
MinnPost’s Good Jobs beat focuses on the role of government, nonprofits, businesses and individuals in creating good jobs in Minnesota—and in exploring how people who don’t have those jobs can get them.
A nation-building toolkit produced by the National Congress of American Indians, backed by years of research, that provides a framework for stakeholders to make key strategic decisions about workforce development tailored to the distinct needs of a given tribe.