Capital Area Workforce Development Board is soliciting proposals for the operation of NCWorks Career Centers in Wake, Johnston, Chatham, Lee, and Orange counties, and delivery of workforce services.

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Our team empowers businesses by helping them build qualified workforces. We also oversee NCWorks Career Centers that help job seekers obtain vital skills and access resources that lead to rewarding careers.

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Capital Area Workforce Development (CAWD) is dedicated to working with businesses in search of candidates with the appropriate skills needed for open positions. Concurrently, we work alongside job seekers no matter what career stage they are in. From recent grads to working professionals looking for something new, we deliver rewarding career opportunities, skill development and preparedness resources, creating a seamless cycle of employment and growth throughout the region.

Our success is when businesses and professionals thrive in Wake, Johnston, Chatham, and Lee Counties.

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Request for Proposals

Capital Area Workforce Development Program Year 2023 Workforce Innovation and Opportunity Act Operator – Adult, Dislocated Worker & Youth Services Announcement December 1, 2022 Capital Area Workforce Development is releasing a competitive Request for Proposals (RFP) for services provided under the federal Workforce Innovation and Opportunity Act. Funding is available for the WIOA Operator, Adult,…

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CAWD Wins ‘Youth Program of the Year’ Award For Apprenticeship Prep Program

Capital Area Workforce Development (CAWD) has won the 2022 Youth Program of the Year award for its apprenticeship prep program that prepares youth and young adults prepare for in-demand occupations. The award was presented by the National Association of Workforce Development Professionals (NAWDP). CAWD’s team accepted the award at NAWDP’s 2022 Youth Symposium in Charlotte…

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Apply for a Wake Partners Reentry Project Grant

CAWD is taking applications for small grants to be used for reentry projects! Capital Area Workforce Development, in collaboration with Wake County Government, is looking to fund specific reentry projects of local non-profit organizations. These projects must show an understanding of the needs and barriers faced by individuals whose lives have been impacted by the…

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