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  • Forming Healthy Connections

    • Employer Success Stories
    • Adult

    Wayne County Healthy Communities, a nonprofit organization providing health services to community members regardless of their ability to pay, faced a unique challenge. Their…

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  • Overcoming Barriers with SEMCA Michigan Works!

    • Partnership. Accountability. Training. Hope. (PATH)

    James Cornett, a determined 32-year-old husband and father had never completed his high school diploma or obtained a GED. With a background in customer…

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  • Dedicated To Care

    • Employer Success Stories
    • Dislocated Worker

    Samantha Porcaro, a single mother of 3 children, faced a difficult situation when she was unexpectedly terminated from her job as a Leasing Consultant…

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  • Hope in Trying Times

    • Employment Services

    In August 2022, Aurela Pllaha visited the SEMCA Michigan Works! Wayne American Job Center distraught. She had just received the devastating news of her…

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  • A Resilient Rise

    • Employer Success Stories
    • Going Pro Talent Fund

    In the wake of securing pivotal contracts with entities like the Michigan Department of Health and Human Services(MDHHS), Detroit Lead Bank Authority, and Detroit…

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  • A Competitive Edge with Innovative Training

    • Employer Success Stories
    • Going Pro Talent Fund

    TWB Company is North America’s leading provider of tailor welded products, with locations in Kentucky, Michigan, Ohio, Tennessee, Ontario, and Mexico. As the premier…

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  • From Getting Help to Giving Help

    • Food Assistance

    For many, 2020 was a tumultuous year, including Lisa Kimbrough. Lisa found herself grappling with job loss amid the pervasive uncertainty of the pandemic.…

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  • A Little Boost

    • Youth (WIOA)

    In May 2023, Alissa Allen sought assistance at the SEMCA Michigan Works! Wayne American Job Center, aspiring to embark on a career as a…

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  • Determined to Succeed

    • Adult

    Mark Trent held a part-time manufacturing job at Yapp Automotive, earning $17.50 per hour. Concerned about fluctuating hours, he faced uncertainties regarding his future,…

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  • The Will to Succeed

    • Employer Success Stories
    • Youth (WIOA)

    Chris Jones had been just skating by through school up until the eighth grade. However, his academic performance plummeted after he started at John…

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