The United States Department of Labor Recognizes ImpowerQ Associates Heroes to Healthcare Initiative
National Apprenticeship Week (NAW) is a National Celebration that offers leaders in business, labor, education, and other critical partners a chance to express their support for Apprenticeship. NAW also gives apprenticeship sponsors the opportunity to showcase their programs, facilities, and apprentices in their community.
The weekly events highlight the benefits of Apprenticeship in preparing a highly-skilled workforce to meet the talent needs of employers across diverse industries.
As one of only three organizations being recognized in the Dallas TX region and one of thirty healthcare programs nationally, ImpowerQ Associates once again demonstrates a best of class innovative and impactful talent development strategy. "Due to this specific program being aligned to healthcare experienced veterans, this recognition by the DOL is especially important for us." Says Dave Gregorio, Co-Founder and Executive Director of Social Impact at ImPowerQAssociates. "We are taking two national challenges, healthcare talent shortage and healthcare experienced veteran underemployment and turning it into an opportunity for both," Says Samina Hooda, President of ImpowerQ Associates
Ceremonial signing with Impowerq Associates leadership and state leaders from the US Department of Labor took take place on November 15, 2017 at 3:30pm at the George W. Bush Institute.