The Mayor made his announcement during remarks at the Northeast Valley WorkSource Center, which drew job-seekers and employers in the “sharing” or on-demand economy. Community members spoke to
Connecting Transgender Job Seekers to LA's Employers
Held on June 20, 2016, the LA's Diversity Job and Career Fair focused on connecting transgender job seekers with employment opportunities in Los Angeles and surrounding communities.
Bank of America, through its Charitable Foundation, partnered with the Workforce Development Board and the Economic & Workforce Development Department by recently donating $121,000 to provide paid job opportunities for teens as part of the 2016 HIRE LA's Youth Initiative.
Ensuring a Strong, Diverse and Sustainable Economy for LA County’s Residents and Communities
After extensive public input, the Los Angeles Economic Development Corporation (LAEDC) finalized the 2016-2020 Los Angeles County Strategic Plan for Economic Development. This is the region’s collaborative, consensus “blueprint” for a strong economy. It defines