Public/Private Partnerships Develop New Pipeline of Skilled Labor for Construction Industry, In-Demand Careers

About Maricopa County Human Services

As the fourth largest county in the nation home to some of the nation’s fastest-growing cities, Maricopa County’s population is large, growing, and more diverse than ever. Maricopa County’s Human Services Department has five divisions that provide services and programs to people of all ages and abilities to promote their well-being. From offering early education to career training and employment services to case management for aging and adults with disabilities– the Human Services Department serves as a leader in the region to support strong families, neighborhoods, and community relationships. Learn more about the financial, educational, and support resources available to eligible Maricopa County residents at

About Chicanos Por La Causa

Chicanos Por La Causa (CPLC) is a community development corporation that provides services in Arizona, California, Nevada, New Mexico, and Texas. Since 1969, CPLC has been changing lives by developing self-sufficiency and instilling empowerment in those we serve. Focus areas are advocacy, economic development, education, health & human services, and housing. CPLC provides a better life through offering business and employment opportunities; ensuring everyone has the solid foundation of an education; providing hope through a pathway of recovery, restoration, and resiliency; and ensuring that a safe, secure, affordable home is available to every individual we serve. CPLC has more than 30 programs and services, approximately 1,800 employees, and 160 locations making CPLC one of the largest community development corporations in the nation. For more information, please visit

About Grand Canyon University

Grand Canyon University was founded in 1949 and is Arizona’s premier private Christian university. GCU is regionally accredited by the Higher Learning Commission and offers nearly 300 academic programs, emphases, and certificates for both traditional undergraduate students and working professionals. For more information, visit Electrician Pre-Apprenticeship Program Information



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