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Michigan Community College Green Jobs Training Network

National Wildlife Federation

  • Program Education
  • Program Area Expanding Economic Opportunity
  • Grant Amount $250,000
  • Grant Period January 1, 2010–December 31, 2012
  • Location Reston, VA, United States
  • Geographic Focus Michigan

About this grant

This grant will promote continuous learning and collective work regarding green workforce development through a Michigan community college Learning and Action Network using virtual and other means. This will include on-call project coaching by Jobs for the Future, on-site support from National Wildlife Federation field coordinators, a best-practices and educational product Web site with interactive features, an employment "pipeline" approach to build strong partnerships between community colleges and regional green sector employers, and an innovation fund to provide minigrants for a number of capacity or technical needs.