Raleigh, NC, August 08, 2015 --(PR.com
)-- Community Workforce Solutions has been awarded a grant from the Vance County Community Foundation’s Volunteers of Maria Parham Medical Center Health Awareness Endowment fund, according to Roger McGee, Executive Director.
The grant will be used to purchase technology which will help the organization more efficiently provide vocational and other supports to persons with disabilities living in the Vance County area. “These funds will help us purchase much needed technology to stay current, and we will utilize the technology to be more efficient in providing our services,” said McGee.
About Community Workforce Solutions, Inc.
Community Workforce Solutions, Inc. is a private, nonprofit organization founded in 1964 which is dedicated to improving the lives of people, the success of business, and the quality of community life by matching the right person to the right job. Through training and placement services, persons with disabilities or other barriers to employment are placed in productive positions and encouraged to meet their own work and community integration goals. For more information visit http://www.communityworkforcesolutions.com.
About the NCCF:
The NCCF is the single statewide community foundation serving North Carolina and has made $89 million in grants since its inception in 1988. With more than $191 million in assets, the NCCF sustains 1,200 endowments established to provide longterm support of a broad range of community needs, nonprofit organizations, institutions and scholarships. The NCCF partners with 60 affiliate foundations,including The Vance County Community Foundation, to provide local resource allocation and community assistance in 67 counties across the state. An important component of the NCCF’s mission is to ensure that rural philanthropy has a voice at local, regional and national levels. For more information, visit nccommunityfoundation.org and Facebook and follow @NCCF on Twitter.