Investing in workforce program innovation: a formative evaluation of five workforce organizations' experiences during the Human Capital Innovation Fund Initiative

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Author: Jain, Ranita; Newman, Amanda; Montes, Marcela

Abstract:

Through its Human Capital Innovation Fund (HCIF), the Capital One Foundation invested in five workforce organizations testing new strategies that would enhance their ability to position low-income individuals for employment. Three HCIF grantees are workforce organizations that provide services directly to jobseekers; and two are intermediary organizations that provide a range of capacity-building supports for workforce training partnerships comprising different types of institutions, including workforce organizations, community-based organizations, employers, and community colleges. The...  [+] Show more

Subjects: Employment; Disadvantaged; Evaluation; Industry; Providers of education and training

Keywords: Labour market program; Program evaluation; Promotion of employment; Employability; Low income group; Institutional role; Partnership in education and training; Education industry relationship

Geographic subjects: United States; North America

Published: Washington, District of Columbia: Aspen Institute, 2017

Physical description: 48 p.

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https://www.aspeninstitute.org/publications/investing-in-workforce-program-innovation/

ISBN: 0898436591

Resource type: Report

Call number: TD/TNC 127.1049

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