2015

2015

July 2015 – Katrina Lunsford was reappointed as the Board’s Chair.

October 8 – The 2015 Fall Job Fair was hosted at the Polk State College – Winter Haven campus with over 60 employers and close to 400 job seekers in attendance.

December 7 – CareerSource Polk’s first Youth Employment Program (YEP!) was launched. YEP! is a 16-week program where young people between the ages of 18 to 24 and determined as out-of-school will be placed into approved worksites with businesses throughout Polk County.

December 17 – CareerSource Polk planned a special Job Fair for Truck Drivers to assist people who are seeking truck drivers jobs and employers that are needing truck drivers.