The nonprofit Portland Workforce Alliance is working with Portland Public Schools to expand opportunities for high school students to explore careers at leading Portland employers.
PACE is a free after-school mentorship program that gives students the opportunity to work with plumbers, sheet metal workers, carpenters and electricians to learn the introductory skills needed for good paying careers in the trades. Students explore career fields
Congratulations to the ACE Mentor Program of Oregon for a successful Luncheon! More than 400 leaders from Portland’s construction industry, educators, and students attended this year’s ACE Luncheon. Thanks to more than sixty generous sponsors , the ACE Mentor Program of
Thank you to everyone who helped make our 14th annual NW Youth Careers Expo a success! This career-education event, held on March 13, 2018, attracted more than 7,000 students from 70+ high schools throughout Oregon and Southwest Washington. We are
The 14th annual PWA Expo Breakfast was a get-up-early-and-get-charged-up event that drew a crowd of about 500 attendees to the Oregon Convention Center on Tuesday, March 13.