Analyzing Tools and Resources for Workforce Development Organizations

  • The first in a series of posts called the Hidden Talent blog. Author Claire Michaels (Director of Workforce and Hiring at SFMade and Manufacture : San Jose, and longtime UMA member) documented stories of highly-motivated, well-prepared employees who got their start at employment in a manufacturing social enterprise. Read more below.
  • Our “What We’ve Been Reading” section, featuring an article that includes our own UMA Board Director, Bernadine Hawes.
  • And don’t miss two events today, Wednesday, October 14th!
  • Meeting STEMM Workforce Needs in Boston, MA in the Wake of COVID-19 — Join UMA’s Founding Executive Director, Lee Wellington, as she moderates and hosts a workshop on Meeting Regional STEMM Workforce Needs in the Wake of COVID-19, in partnership with the National Academies of Sciences, Engineering and Medicine’s committee.
  • American Cities Rebuilding — A virtual conference out of Newark, NJ covering topics like “Reimagining the Urban Economy” and “Criminal Justice: Equity for All in America’s Cities.” This event runs through Friday, October 16th.



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Urban Mfg Alliance

Urban Mfg Alliance

The Urban Manufacturing Alliance is a partnership of organizations working to sustain and grow local manufacturing in cities.