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RFP Issued for Youth Skill Development, Job Preparation

February 12, 2019
Northeast Indiana Works has issued a Request for Proposals (RFP) to provide skill development and employment preparation services to eligible youth between the ages of 14 and 24. 

Submission deadline is April 8, 2019.  

Northeast Indiana Works is committed to assisting disadvantaged youth to be successful in school, access job training and higher education opportunities, and gain the knowledge and skills required to enter high-wage career pathways. Northeast Indiana Works is seeking partnerships with organizations that can demonstrate measurable, positive impacts on the youth they serve. 

Youth-serving organizations are invited to respond to the RFP as an important step toward building a network of integrated youth services. The RFP can be acccessed here. The budget template for out-of-school youth is here and the template for in-school youth is here. You can also access a Q&A here that was last updated on February 27.
"Because failure is not an option, Busche enlisted the assistance of Northeast Indiana Works in helping arrange customized training for our workers in CNC machining and industrial maintenance. Northeast Indiana Works was open to new ideas in the development of the training. Now, Busche employees who participated in the training have the opportunity to receive pay increases along with promotions for the enhanced skills and abilities they have achieved."
Lori Busche, HR Manager, Busche Inc.