RURAL MN CEP, INC. PROCLAMATION
29 Oct 2020
WHEREAS, National Apprenticeship Week is celebrating its sixth anniversary of raising awareness of the vital role apprenticeships provide in creating a qualified and highly skilled workforce in diverse industries in our 26-county region and across the nation; and
WHEREAS, the advancement and well-being of the United States of America depends upon the continued development of skilled workers in their chosen fields; and
WHEREAS, an ever-growing number of job creators and career seekers are discovering the benefits of apprenticeship’s unique learn-while-your-earn model; and
WHEREAS, Rural MN CEP, Inc. recognizes that robust apprenticeship programs provide tangible value to both job creators and apprentices, with the potential to increase productivity, improve diversity and inclusion, and reduce recruitment and training costs while providing a pathway to prosperous careers for job seekers.
NOW, THEREFORE, I, Vicki Leaderbrand, Executive Director of Rural MN CEP, Inc. call upon our workforce development partners to recognize the value of apprenticeships, and to promote industry awareness and expansion during the sixth anniversary of:
NATIONAL APPRENTICESHIP WEEK
November 8, 2020, through November 14, 2020
Executive Director of Rural MN CEP, Inc.