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Funders Collaborative Awards $100,000 Grant to New Community Workforce Development Center’s

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CareerWorks: Greater Newark Workforce Funders Collaborative Awards $100,000 Grant to New Community Workforce Development Center’s Automotive Technician Program

NEWARK, N.J.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–July 10, 2013–

CareerWorks: Greater Newark Workforce Funders Collaborative announced today that it has awarded a one year, $100,000 grant to the New Community Workforce Development Center (NCWDC)to launch an automotive maintenance technician program that will train 20-25 jobseekers in the field of automotive maintenance and repairs. Those who complete the program will earn the nationally recognized Ford Motor Company Maintenance & Light Repair Certification and be placed at area dealerships or service centers through NCWDC’s partnership with Ford and Sansone Auto Mall...read more…