ACEF Partners With Little Rock Workforce Development Board and Our House to Provide a Fresh Start for the Recently Incarcerated

The U.S. Department of Labor recently awarded a $1.2 million grant to The Little Rock Workforce Development Board to develop The Rock City Reentry Project. The purpose of the grant is to provide training and support services to recently incarcerated individuals as they transition back into society. The project will be a collaborative effort between The Little Rock Workforce Development Board, and Our House, with ACEF, Medlife, and Pulaski Technical College operating as secondary partners to provide training opportunities and help with job placement.

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ACEF’s Environmental Workforce Job Training Program

In September 2014, the Arkansas Construction Education Foundation (ACEF) held its last round of EPA training classes under the grant it was awarded back in 2012. One of the participants was Nathan Spangler. Mr. Spangler lost his job in the earlier part of 2014 and struggled to find gainful employment. Here’s a snippet from sync weekly where he was featured and talked about his story.

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Contact Us to Build an Exciting New Career in Construction!

If you’re looking to start a new career, construction is a great choice! With so much new excavation and construction constantly taking place throughout Arkansas, there will always be plenty of highly-paid work available. With the right training, a new career with a great construction company is right around the corner!

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