Promoting economic vitality in Central Minnesota through flexible, innovative, effective workforce development.
Friends of Career Solutions Mission
Friends of Career Solutions promotes economic vitality in Central Minnesota through flexible, innovative, and effective workforce development.
Friends of Career Solutions Vision
To attract, retain, and develop a dynamic world class workforce to create prosperity in Central Minnesota.
About Career Solutions
The Local Workforce Development Board, along with the Joint Powers Board, is responsible for the policy and oversight of all job training and job placement activities in Stearns and Benton Counties. Since its beginning in 1988, Career Solutions has provided quality employment and training services to youth and adults and is dedicated to increasing the economic vitality of the Central Minnesota Area. Career Solutions provides assistance in building a skilled workforce – workers who can do the jobs of today and learn the jobs of tomorrow.
About Friends of Career Solutions
Friends of Career Solutions is a 501C3 that enhances the work accomplished by Career Solutions. Together, the two organizations sponsor employment and training programs. CareerONE a summer youth employment camp is an example of a sponsorship opportunity. CareerONE is an intensive summer day camp, providing at-risk youth with work readiness skills training in a safe, nurturing, and learning-rich environment which has demonstrated success since 2000. Youth increase their life skills, academic skills, develop employ-ability skills including team work, identify career goals, enhance financial knowledge, and assist the community through performance of community work projects. Career Solutions offers many other employment and training sponsorship opportunities as well.
Sponsorship Opportunities Are Available
Contact Tammy Biery 320.308.5702 for more information.