Youth

5th Annual Healthcare Career Day on March 22nd!!!

“Serving Community Healthcare in the Finger Lakes” Career Exploration Day for 9th and 10th grade students in Ontario, Seneca, Wayne and Yates Counties interested in learning more about current and emerging careers in Human Service and Healthcare fields. Tuesday, March 22, 2016 Finger Lakes Community College 8:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m ...
Read More
/ / Home Page, Youth

FLWIB Receives Agricultural Grant for Youth Event

Karen Springmeier, our Executive Director, and Pat Gopen, our Youth Systems Coordinator are pictured above accepting a check from Ann Shephard of the NYS Agricultural Society Foundation for our first Agriculture Youth Career Exploration event entitled “Building the Agricultural Intellect of Finger Lakes Youth" to be held in Spring 2016!  Stay ...
Read More
/ / Youth

Youth RFP 2015-2016

YOUTH RFP BIDDER'S CONFERENCE MINUTES - 4/21/15 PUBLIC NOTICE FOR THE FINGER LAKES WORKFORCE INVESTMENT BOARD, Inc. REQUEST FOR PROPOSALS TITLE I WORKFORCE INNOVATION AND OPPORTUNITY ACT (WIOA) The Finger Lakes Workforce Investment Board, Inc., as fiscal agent for the Finger Lakes Workforce Development Area is soliciting proposals for the operation ...
Read More
/ / Youth

Healthcare Career Day 2015!

March 17th 2015 - Healthcare Career Day! Encourage your students to attend! Sponsorship's available!! ...
Read More
/ / Employers, Youth

The Herman Trend Alert

The following "Trend Alert" is a direct result of Ms. Gioia's visit to the Finger Lakes on October 22nd. The Exploring program offers so much for young people in our area! Read on for more information. November 19, 2014 Exploring What Works in Workforce Development There is a quiet revolution ...
Read More
/ / Employers, Job Seekers, Youth

Spotlight On…

THE 9TH ANNUAL "FINGER LAKES WORKS...WITH THEIR HANDS!" EVENT Finger Lakes Works…with their hands! is our annual Skilled Trades and Advanced Manufacturing career exploration event. Every year several hundred students and school personnel from all area high schools and BOCES districts attend this exciting event. More than 50 businesses, trade unions, ...
Read More
/ / Spotlight On, Youth

Skilled Trade Jobs are IN DEMAND!

Don't be fooled by what some people tell you about the Skilled Trade Industry. These careers are always in demand and require determined individuals to fill them. Mike Rowe (Dirty Jobs) Discusses the WORST Advice Ever (click here!) Our event, "Finger Lakes Works...with their hands!", for local High School students ...
Read More
/ / Youth

WIA Youth Success Story 2014 – Wayne County

Cindy Quinones-Ubiles enrolled in the Wayne County Workforce Investment Act (WIA) Youth Program in 2009 after completing a Summer Youth Employment program experience at the Wayne County Humane Society in July 2009. A combination of counseling and supportive services, Cindy’s motivation, perseverance, and drive to succeed, have resulted in the ...
Read More
/ / Spotlight On, WIA Stories

WIA Youth Success Story 2014 – Ontario County

Carlos Merced is 23 years old and has been in the Ontario County Workforce WIA Youth Program since 2009.  He was a young man struggling to become self-sufficient and successful in his life.  He came with a hunger for success.  His hunger sometimes became his greatest stumbling block as he ...
Read More
/ / Spotlight On, WIA Stories, Youth