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Photo Gallery: ETA in Chicago
(July 8, 2011)

Images include:

  • Members of the public listen to presentations on best practices from two current federal grantees and a networking session led by Byron Zuidema , regional representative for the U.S. Secretary of Labor.
  • ETA hosted a Metro-Chicago Town Hall Forum to discuss how non-profit agencies can best access the workforce development system and apply for grants. Panel and organizers from left: Mr. Robert (Bob) Wordlaw (CJC) Chicago Jobs Council, Executive Director, Ms. Maria Hibbs (CWIC/LWIA 9) Chicago Workforce Investment Council/ Local Workforce Investment Area 9, Interim CEO, Mr. Ken Bennett, DOL Regional SecRep., Ms. Karin Norington-Reaves (CCW/LWIA 7) Cook County Works/ Local Workforce Investment Area 7, Director, Mr. Byron Zuidema, ETA Region Five Administrator, Mr. Michael Balcsik (DFSS/LWIA 9) Dept of Family and Support Services/ Local Workforce Investment Area 9, Director.
  • Mr. Ken Bennett, DOL Regional SecRep., (center left) and Mr. Byron Zuidema, ETA Region Five Administrator (center right) join members of the public that have received ETA grants while they attended a Town Hall Forum in Chicago to discuss how non-profit agencies can best access the workforce development system and apply for grants.
  • Mr. Byron Zuidema, ETA Region Five Administrator and other panel members address the more than 180 people that attended a Town Hall Forum in Chicago to discuss how non-profit agencies can best access the workforce development system and apply for grants.

Images include:

  • Members of the public listen to presentations on best practices from two current federal grantees and a networking session led by Byron Zuidema , regional representative for the U.S. Secretary of Labor.
  • ETA hosted a Metro-Chicago Town Hall Forum to discuss how non-profit agencies can best access the workforce development system and apply for grants. Panel and organizers from left: Mr. Robert (Bob) Wordlaw (CJC) Chicago Jobs Council, Executive Director, Ms. Maria Hibbs (CWIC/LWIA 9) Chicago Workforce Investment Council/ Local Workforce Investment Area 9, Interim CEO, Mr. Ken Bennett, DOL Regional SecRep., Ms. Karin Norington-Reaves (CCW/LWIA 7) Cook County Works/ Local Workforce Investment Area 7, Director, Mr. Byron Zuidema, ETA Region Five Administrator, Mr. Michael Balcsik (DFSS/LWIA 9) Dept of Family and Support Services/ Local Workforce Investment Area 9, Director.
  • Mr. Ken Bennett, DOL Regional SecRep., (center left) and Mr. Byron Zuidema, ETA Region Five Administrator (center right) join members of the public that have received ETA grants while they attended a Town Hall Forum in Chicago to discuss how non-profit agencies can best access the workforce development system and apply for grants.
  • Mr. Byron Zuidema, ETA Region Five Administrator and other panel members address the more than 180 people that attended a Town Hall Forum in Chicago to discuss how non-profit agencies can best access the workforce development system and apply for grants.