Colorado Resource Partners (CORE) is an alliance of organizations that integrates training and community resource partners for overall construction workforce readiness and career success. What’s different about this approach is that we’re working together in a new way.
CORE presents the employment platform, WORKNOW to place, retain and advance workers in this industry. Simply put, we help people find and keep good construction jobs. Our collaborative came together because of a shared commitment to ensuring that families living in communities directly affected by construction projects benefit from them.
CORE partners include:
DEDO (Denver Economic Development & Opportunity)DEDO (Denver Economic Development & Opportunity) Contact: Tony Anderson
The Denver Office of Economic Development (OED) is dedicated to advancing economic prosperity for the City of Denver, its businesses, neighborhoods and residents. Our purposeful and intentional approach to economic development is designed to broaden the tax base, stimulate balanced growth, increase the availability and affordability of housing, revitalize neighborhoods, and develop a skilled workforce for our region’s employers. Working with a wide variety of community partners, we work to build and sustain an economic culture that reflects values of innovation and sustainability.
City division (Denver OED) that oversees contracted workforce services and federal fund distribution
- Access to federal and state funding (diminishing);
- Oversight of Denver Metro Construction Sector Partnership;
- Engagement across city divisions considering CORE/WorkNow alignment