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US Labor Department awards $ 1M in incremental funding to help Ohio coal workers affected by layoffs State: Ohio Type of Award: National Dislocated Worker Grant Initial Amount Approved: $ 2,000,000 Incremental Amount Awarded: $ 1,083,750 Funding Awarded to: Ohio Department of Job and Family Services Number of Workers Served: Approximately 221 Use of Funds:…

US Labor Department announces $ 2M in incremental funding for clean-up, recovery efforts after fires in California State: California Type of award: National Dislocated Worker Grant Total amount approved: $ 11,000,000 Incremental amount released: $ 2,000,000 Funding awarded to: California Employment Development Department Number of workers served: Approximately 500 Use of funds: On Oct. 23,…

US Labor Department awards $ 2.5M in incremental funding to help hundreds of Kentucky coal workers affected by layoffs State: Kentucky Type of Award: National Dislocated Worker Grant Initial Amount Approved: $ 7,494,017 Incremental Amount Awarded: $ 2,550,000 Funding Awarded to: Eastern Kentucky Concentrated Employment Programs, Inc. Number of Workers Served: Approximately 685 Use of…

Funding to Develop Advanced Biofuels and Plant-Based Products Agriculture Secretary Tom Vilsack today announced that the U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) is seeking applications for funding to help support the development of advanced biofuels, renewable chemicals and biobased products. “The bioeconomy is a … Read more on The Sealy News Daimler breaking ground on 0M…

US Labor Department awards $ 2.2M in incremental funding for clean-up, recovery efforts in Missouri after severe summer 2015 storms State: Missouri Type of Award: National Dislocated Worker Grant Initial Amount Approved: $ 3,280,823 Incremental Amount Awarded: $ 2,277,823 Funding Awarded to: Missouri Division of Workforce Development Number of Workers Served: Approximately 309 Use of…

US Labor Department awards $ 500K in incremental funding to help Iowa workers affected by John Deere layoffs State: Iowa Type of Award: National Dislocated Worker Grant Incremental Amount Awarded: $ 518,643 Total Funds Awarded to Date: $ 1,037,286 Funding Awarded to: Iowa Workforce Development Number of Workers Served: Approximately 650 Use of Funds: On…

US Labor Department awards $ 3.5M in funding for clean-up, recovery efforts in West Virginia after severe storms State: West Virginia Type of Award: National Dislocated Worker Grant Award Amount Approved/Released: $ 3,500,000 Funding Awarded to: Workforce West Virginia Number of Workers Served: Approximately 250 Use of Funds: The U.S. Department of Labor approved a…