March 8, 2010 National Emergency Grant for Minnesota
Dear Minnesota Delegation:
Here is information about a National Emergency Grant (NEG) that is being awarded to your state to serve about 183 workers affected by layoffs at BAE Systems, Inc., located in Fridley. This project will provide employment-related services to the affected workers.
Description of NEG
- The U.S. Department of Labor is awarding $786,901 to the Minnesota Department of Employment and Economic Development be funded by resources made available under the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act.
- The geographic areas covered by this funding are: Hennepin County
Project Operator: Career Management Services
Let me know if you need more information. Feel free to contact Richard Caliguiri with the Minnesota Department of Employment and Economic Development at (651) 259-7533 if you have specific questions about how the funds will be distributed.