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What’s new in Benton and Franklin counties?

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Our teams in the Tri-Cities have been busy facilitating workshops, intakes, presenting at program orientations, and meeting with walk-in customers. We share below some of their success stories: Dislocated Worker’s Program Kathleen was co-enrolled in the NDWG and DW programs … Continue reading

Make A Difference Day – South King County

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On May 20th, 2017, the South King County Commerce Team participated in MADD Day.  This year was especially humbling and meaningful as we participated in the “Break the Chains of Human Trafficking” 5K in support of the Federal Way Coalition … Continue reading

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Career Path Services Recognized for Innovative and Effective Workplace Practices

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Spokane, WA (May 18, 2017) – Career Path Services has been honored with a 2017 When Work Works Award for exemplary workplace practices. The prestigious When Work Works Award is part of the Society for Human Resource Management’s (SHRM’s) When … Continue reading

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What’s Happening With RISE?

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Resources to Initiate Successful Employment (RISE) is an employment and training pilot aimed at moving people who receive SNAP/Basic Food benefits to Self Sufficiency. RISE utilizes three components that can assist clients in the process of self-sufficiency, Comprehensive Case Management … Continue reading

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Ring the Bell – May 2017

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WorkSource Columbia Basin would not be the same without Ricardo Valdez, and for that reason, we are nominating him as one of May’s Ring the Bell nominees. He goes above and beyond for all of his customers. That includes peers, … Continue reading

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On Top of the World

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Career Path Services’ Administrative Team held their spring training session at Camp Reed, located in Northeast Washington. Founders established the camp in 1915 through a fifteen acre land grant from Frank and Emma Reed. Today, the 555-acre camp hosts thousands … Continue reading

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Ring the Bell – April 2017

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Congratulations to Liz Bates as our April 2017 Ring the Bell nominee! Liz Bates is an amazing, top-of-her-game, always-up-for-a-challenge, handle-craziness-with-grace, respected Program Analyst at Spokane WorkSource.  She recently went above and beyond by creating Excel workbooks which help track accruals … Continue reading

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