Success Story – Alex

Success Story – Alex

Meet Alex, who is a Senior at Harlem High School who will graduate in June 2024. Alex enrolled in The Workforce Connection’s Elevate Program through Harlem High School and had the opportunity to do a paid internship in a field of interest. Alex recently...
Work Experience Paid Internships

Work Experience Paid Internships

Through a partnership with The Workforce Connection’s Elevate Program and Harlem High School, 10 seniors had the opportunity to complete the Work Experience (WEX) Paid Internships Program in their desired career field. The students pictured completed paid internships...
Board Member Recognition Highlight

Board Member Recognition Highlight

Board Member Matt Montalbano Receives Accolade!   We’d like to give a shout-out to Board Member Matt Montalbano for being named to the Forbes Best-In-State Wealth Advisors list in the U.S in April. Matt is the Managing Director/Branch Director and Senior...
Inspirational Story

Inspirational Story

Board Member Jeff Fahrenwald and Luis Romero share their inspirational journey. Board Member Jeff Fahrenwald and Luis Romero share their inspirational journey. In this casual chat, a mentor and mentee reminisce on their inspiring journey. The former mentee, Luis...
The Workforce Connection On The News

The Workforce Connection On The News

The Workforce Connection's Executive Director, Dr. Gina Caronna, was interviewed by Eyewitness News on March 21, 2024. The Workforce Connection’s Executive Director, Dr. Gina Caronna, shared a presentation about our Business Services at the Greater Rockford...
Board Member Recognition Highlight

Board Member Recognition Highlight

Board Member Pamela Lopez-Fettes receives recognition from the Illinois House of Representatives In celebration of Women’s History Month, Board Member Pamela Lopez-Fettes received recognition from Dave Vella and the Illinois House of Representatives for being a...