chefs in a kitchen

Acting Labor Secretary Julie Su with workers

Two women examining a pair of pants in a factory


The Good Jobs Initiative is committed to providing critical information to workers, employers, and governments as they work to improve quality and create access to good-paying jobs with the free and fair choice to join a union to the extent possible and that are free from discrimination and harassment for all working people (including underserved communities, including BIPOC individuals, LGBTQ+ individuals, women, immigrants, veterans, individuals with disabilities, individuals in rural communities, individuals without a college degree, individuals with or recovering from a substance use disorder, and justice-involved individuals). On this page, you’ll find resources on federal investment opportunities which local and state governments can apply to, technical assistance, and tools you can use to empower workers and their communities. ​​