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This Team becomes a mutually beneficial collaboration that will maximize goals in building workforce and economic development. VPC-LA program is scalable and is intended to be replicated in other geographic areas to deliver certified skills training in demand occupations and employment options to Veterans.
Civic Solutions Initiative Works LLC (CSi-Works) is a professional consulting firm that specializes in the development of partnerships and mutually beneficial collaborations to ensure that any project can maximize its goals in building workforce and economic development. Often CSi-Works serves as the conduit between the different organizations, agencies and individuals to obtain maximum effect for clients and targeted populations. CSi-Works developed and will be managing the VPC-LA program during Year 1 (Pilot) and will continue to support and grow the program in the future. During years 2 and 3 we will be implementing our Sustainability Plan that includes growth of the program in LA and expansion to other markets.
With over 35 years of experience at its core, CGI Preservation has been providing restoration services to those committed to restoring and maintaining the historic fabric of architectural surfaces and structures. CGI Preservation is a full-service historic masonry restoration and preservation firm with extensive experience in all natural and man-made masonry materials, combining a background in art and architectural history with methods, products, and innovative solutions. Our work has contributed to the stabilization of numerous historic and significant structures in the California landscape.
Community Business College in Modesto has been named the #1 Military Friendly Vocational School in the United States by Victory Media, the publishers of G.I. Jobs Magazine and other military-related publications. The award is based on follow-up services we provide, the satisfaction of our veteran graduates and our work with employers to assist in job placement and retention. The college has also been awarded the Better Business Bureau Torch Award for Marketplace Ethics.
Strategies for Change
TTG Consultants is a full-service Human Resources consulting firm based in Los Angeles. The company has developed a number of programs to help in the development of job search skills for veterans and civilians alike. “Returning to Business” is an audio and printed format program designed specifically for veterans by veterans. TTG Consultants is a member of Arbora Global Partners, a worldwide partnership of high-quality human resources consulting firms, with over 200 offices worldwide.
The Northern Santa Barbara County United Way, a non-profit organization, is the fiscal sponsor of the VPC-LA program, which is part of their commitment to aid Veterans. This program will be piloted in Los Angeles. It is scalable and can be replicated in other geographic areas to deliver certified skills training in demand occupations and employment options to Veterans. The United Way provides the financial oversight, and bookkeeping support needed to meet OMB A-133.
United Way MISSION UNITED™ is a program that coordinates services for veterans, active service duty members, and their families, connecting them to stable housing, job training, health care, and other resources. MISSION UNITED™ is in 18 communities in the US. North Santa Barbara County is the only MISSION UNITED™ program of the United Way on the West Coast.