Hiring Resources

Innovative, Barrier Removing Employment Programs and Community Supports

Our community has a wide range of local organizations with employment and support programs designed to help remove barriers for employees to provide your company with the help you are looking for.

February 16, 2017

Construction Workforce Development Alliance (CWDA)

The Construction Workforce Development Alliance of West Michigan (CWDA) was formed by three trade organizations that want to encourage talented young people to put their minds […]
February 16, 2017

Bethany Christian Services/YouthBuild

Bethany Christian Services YouthBuild and Center for Community Transformation The Grand Rapids Center for Community Transformation is a partnership between businesses and Non-profit organizations to create […]
February 16, 2017

Kent ISD

Kent ISD is committed to supporting schools, families, and communities in their efforts to prepare students for success in both career and college. www.kentisd.org | (616) […]
February 15, 2017

Literacy Center of West Michigan

For over 25 years, the Literacy Center of West Michigan has served adult native speakers and English language learners accomplishing their mission of bringing about a […]
February 15, 2017

Veterans Employment Services

The Veterans Employment Services  provide intensive and individualized employment services to eligible veterans and spouses assisting them with overcoming significant barriers to employment including increasing resume […]
February 15, 2017

Grand Rapids African American Health Institute

Grand Rapids African American Health Institute The Grand Rapids African American Health Institute (GRAAHI) is an independent, not-for-profit 501(c)(3) organization that is funded by numerous entities […]
January 26, 2017

West Michigan Works!

Michigan Works! is the first unified workforce development system in the country and plays a key role in developing Michigan’s economic future. Working on the statewide […]
January 26, 2017

Spring GR

According to the National Association of Home Builders, residential construction remains the industry of independent entrepreneurs with 81 percent of homebuilders and specialty trade contractor firms […]