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    Worksystems invests in a network of partners to provide training to improve the quality of the workforce. Every year, our investments help more than 75,000 people improve their skills, find jobs and advance in their careers. Here are stories from job seekers who have benefited from our programs! SummerWorks: Anab's Story Code Oregon: Sierra's Story Green Careers Training Project: Sary's Story Back to Work Oregon: Joanne's Story BankWork$: Patrick's Story BankWork$: Star's Story Economic Opportunity Program: Amy's Story Reboot NW: Charly's Story Health Careers Northwest: Teana's Story . Health...// Read more
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    SummerWorks is a locally funded public/private partnership that supports youth through their first work experience. The program is sponsored by Worksystems, City of Portland, Multnomah County, Washington County, City of Beaverton, TriMet, Portland Public Schools, Hillsboro School District, DHS, and private businesses that provides area youth ages 16 to 24 with enriching and constructive summer work experiences in the private, not for profit and government sectors. Though SummerWorks is a short-term employment and training program, our goal is to introduce our youth to employers who will...// Read more
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    Worksystems is committed to providing and using high quality data to guide our investments. We produce a bi-annual State of the Workforce report, in partnership with the Oregon Employment Department, containing in-depth information about our region and labor force. Selected highlights are included here with the full report attached below.// Read more