YMCA Honors Employ Milwaukee with Diversity & Inclusion Award
Employ Milwaukee received the Potawatomi Bingo Casino “Diversity & Inclusion Award” at the 21st Annual Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. celebration hosted by the YMCA of Metropolitan Milwaukee. Potawatomi presented the award to Employ Milwaukee for the organization’s encouragement and commitment to supporting diversity and inclusion within our community.
Employ Milwaukee Honored with Diversity In Business Award
Employ Milwaukee received a 2017 Diversity In Business Award from the Daily Reporter and Wisconsin Law Journal. The publication gave awards to individuals and organizations that have demonstrated a significant contribution toward creating a diverse and inclusive business/academic/social community though the implementation of policies, procedures, initiatives, and/or programs.
MBJ Names Employ Milwaukee Top Job Training Agency
Employ Milwaukee was also recognized by The Milwaukee Business Journal as a “Top Job Training Agency.” This acknowledgment is part of the MBJ’s reporting on the Jobs/Skills Gap. The campaign included Earl Buford, president and CEO of Employ Milwaukee, participating in a panel discussion “Bridging the Jobs Gap Forum” on Tuesday, October 24, 2017 at the Sojourner Family Peace Center, along with Bill Krugler, president of Milwaukee JobsWork; Eve Hall, CEO of the Milwaukee Urban League; Maria Rodriguez, resident services manager at the Housing Authority of the City of Milwaukee; and Michael Stull, senior vice president of ManpowerGroup.
National Fund Honors Employ Milwaukee at 10th Anniversary Celebration
At the end of 2017, Employ Milwaukee was recognized at the National Fund’s 10th Anniversary Celebration at the National Press Club in Washington, D.C. for our “contribution to this extraordinary collaboration that led to a decade of changing lives from 2007 to 2017.”