REQUEST FOR PROPOSALS

TO FUND INTERMEDIARY POSITION(S)

 

The Lehigh Valley Workforce Investment Board, Inc., dba the Workforce Board Lehigh Valley, (WBLV) is seeking to fund Intermediary Position(s) with a chamber of commerce, and/or a targeted industry business and trade association serving employer member industries. Targeted Industry Clusters include: Healthcare; Manufacturing; Transportation, Warehousing and Logistics; Finance and Insurance; and Professional, Technical and Scientific Services. The purpose of the WBLV Intermediary Position(s) is to increase penetration of WBLV services into targeted industry businesses with high-growth,
high-wage, high-demand occupations. This is expected to be accomplished by the individual(s) funded to serve as part-time or full-time Intermediaries within the business and/or trade associations serving business members in the Lehigh Valley region, selected as a result of this request for proposals (RFP). Minority and women owned businesses are encouraged to submit proposals.

Contact person for this Request for Proposal is Nancy Dischinat, Workforce Board Lehigh Valley, 610-841-1122 or
email
ndischinat@workforcelv.org

 

Click here for the package outlining specifications.

Click here for the Budget

Proposals must be submitted on or before 12:00 noon on Friday, May 25, 2018. Proposals may be sent by US Mail, courier or hand delivered to Workforce Board Lehigh Valley, 555 Union Boulevard, Allentown, PA 18109.  Late Proposals will not be accepted.

 

 Equal Opportunity Employer/Program
Auxiliary aids and services are available upon request to individuals with disabilities

 

 


 


WORKFORCE INNOVATION AND OPPORTUNITY ACT MULTI-YEAR
REGIONAL/LOCAL PLAN APPROVED

   The Lehigh Valley Workforce Investment Board, Inc., doing business as Workforce Board Lehigh Valley, in partnership with the Chief Elected Officials of Lehigh and Northampton Counties. The Multi-Year Plan is consistent with guidelines issued by the Pennsylvania Department of Labor and Industry.
 

The final plan was approved by the Pennsylvania Department of Labor & Industry on November 16, 2017.


To access the Multi-Year Regional/Local Plan, click here.



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FINAL PY16 WIOA Transitional Regional/Local Plan

 

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Pennsylvania’s WIOA Combined State Plan


Pennsylvania’s WIOA Combined State Plan

 

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    BRIDGING THE WORKFORCE GAP: LEHIGH VALLEY WORKFORCE AND ECONOMIC STRATEGY
Click here for report

   

The Lehigh Valley Workforce Development Board will make available to the public, on a regular basis through open meetings, information regarding the activities of the local board, including information regarding the local plan prior to submission of the plan, and regarding membership, the designation and certification of one-stop operators, and the award of grants or contracts to eligible providers of youth activities, and on request, minutes of formal meetings of the local board.