August 5, 2013 – Stevens Point, Wis. – WISCAP member agency CAP Services has received a grant of $7,500 for the Skills Enhancement Program for the second year from BMO Harris Bank. The Skills Enhancement Program is an individually-directed workforce development program that assists working, low-income individuals in obtaining the skills needed to compete for living wage jobs. Continue reading
August 5, 2013 – Oshkosh, Wis. – WISCAP member agency ADVOCAP was recently awarded grant funds from the Basic Needs Giving Partnership, which will allow ADVOCAP to provide employment-related training services to refugees and low-income persons in the Oshkosh area. ADVOCAP will receive over $170,000 for two programs that will enable individuals and families to meet basic needs and achieve economic self-sufficiency. Continue reading
Visit our Job Openings page for open position announcements. New postings include Housing Programs Assistant at Couleecap, Inc. (Westby, Wis.); and Energy Crew Worker, Case Manager–Homeless Prevention, and Development Manager at Community Action, Inc. (Janesville, Wis.).