Today, the Department of Employment and Economic Development (DEED) announced $950,000 in funding from DEED’s Youth Support Services program for 12 organizations around the state.
Workforce Development, Inc., who has ten area offices throughout the region, including Red Wing, is receiving $80,000.
The grants are anticipated to serve 885 young people in the 2024 fiscal year.
Workforce Development, Inc. (WDI) is a private, nonprofit agency dedicated to developing and advancing the workforce of Southeast Minnesota through career pathways and more.
WDI assists thousands of individuals each year with career planning, skills and job training, and many other FREE services.