News Release – Training Funding
Greg Nesbitt, MLA for Riding Mountain
November 23, 2017
For Immediate Release
PROGRESSIVE CONSERVATIVE GOVERNMENT INVESTS IN
COMMUNITY-BASED TRAINING AND EMPLOYMENT SERVICES
Riding mountain to Receive Total Funding of $227,003
Shoal Lake, Manitoba – Greg Nesbitt, MLA for Riding Mountain today announced that the Manitoba Government is investing in community-based training and employment services in the Riding Mountain constituency.
“I am pleased that our Progressive Conservative government is investing in employment and training services in our constituency,” said MLA Nesbitt. “This investment will help unemployed and low-income Manitobans in the community learn new skills to improve their employment opportunities. By connecting Manitobans looking for work with jobs that are in-demand, our government is delivering on our commitment to improve people’s lives while growing our local economy.”
Through this investment from Manitoba Education and Training, the Manitoba Government will be providing $227,003 for two projects:
- Parkwest Regional Employment Resource Centre, $141,657,
- Yellowhead Regional Employment Skills & Services Inc., $85,346.
The investments in Riding Mountain are part of an overall investment of $25 million supporting 86 projects across Manitoba.
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For more information, please contact:
Greg Nesbitt, MLA for Riding Mountain, 204-759-3313