JP Morgan Chase Teams with MCC to Fill Middle-Skills Gap
Grant aims to grow the pipeline of middle skills workers.
June 12, 2015 – The Monroe Community College Foundation has been awarded a $320,000 grant from JPMorgan Chase to create a middle-skill bridge program and expand accelerated certificate programs at Monroe Community College.
The grant is part of a larger, $1 million JPMorgan Chase investment to support advanced manufacturing training programs in four upstate New York regions—Albany, Buffalo, Rochester and Syracuse. The grant is associated with the firm’s New Skills at Work initiative, a $250 million commitment to address skill gaps in communitieNew York Photonics, New York State Optics, NYPhotonics, Workforce Development News