EWDD information Booth at the August Dodger Stadium LA Community Job Fair, staffed with representatives from WorkSource Centers
EWDD hosted a resource table at the 24th Annual Los Angeles Community Job Fair, held at Dodger Stadium August 15, 2019.

EWDD represented the City of Los Angeles with help from the Harbor Gateway, Northeast San Fernando Valley, Southeast Los Angeles, Vernon Central/LATTC and Wilshire-Metro WorkSource Centers. EWDD provided information about the City’s WorkSource, YouthSource and BusinessSource Centers, along with information about programs such as the Targeted Local Hire Program and LA:RISE.

An estimated 300 job seekers attended the event to meet with the more than 80 employers at the job fair, including UPS, the Los Angeles County Sheriff’s Department, the Los Angeles County Metropolitan Transit Authority (Metro), and Warner Bros.

Several employers, including AArrow Sign Spinners and Allied Universal, held on-the-spot job interviews.

Gregory Irish, Executive Director of the City of Los Angeles Workforce Development Board (WDB), delivered a rousing welcome speech to the assembled job seekers and employers to open the job fair.

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This story is part of the EWDD UPDATES from the week of August 19, 2019. Read this issue and more.