Workforce Grants

  • BestForce focuses on providing workforce training to small manufacturers who are interested in elevating the capacity of their firm by increasing the skill level of their current workforce.

  • This grant program focuses on workforce solutions that help people obtain the knowledge, skills and supports needed to fill higher paying positions in the region. They also strengthen the competitiveness of west central Minnesota employers by ensuring that they are supportive of, and have access to, talented workers.

  • The Child Care Capacity Grant program helps expand the capacity of child care centers in communities with a shortage of licensed care.