70030702 - Individual Workforce Training Grants

Account Description FY2009
GAA
FY2009  
Total  
Spending
  
7003-0702 Individual Workforce Training Grants
For grants to be administered by the department of workforce development; provided, that not less than $250,000 $125,000 shall be expended for the Massachusetts Career Development Institute in Springfield to provide job training, employability development and career counseling to the unemployed and underemployed; provided further, that not less than $7,500 shall be expended for the Bonnie Brae Day Camp in Gardner; provided further, that not less than $75,000 shall be expended for the Greater Gardner Community Development Corporation; provided further, that not less than $15,000 shall be expended for the Draper Complex Reuse Committee in Hopedale; provided further, that not less than $100,000 be expended for the Lower Pioneer Valley Education Collaborative for the purpose of expanding their existing programs and services to better serve students with disabilities; provided further, that not less than $150,000 shall be expended for the International Institute to provide long-term case management and employment training for highly skilled legal immigrants; provided further, that not less than $100,000 $50,000 shall be provided to the Workforce Investment Association of MA, Inc. for the purpose of providing technical assistance to career center directors, administrators, and fiscal agents to assist with quality improvements in the delivery of workforce development services to job seekers and employers; provided further, that not less than $150,000 $100,000 shall be provided for Centros Las Americas, in the city of Worcester; provided further, that not less than $250,000 shall be expended for the Center for Women & Enterprise; provided further, that not less than $165,000 $100,000 shall be expended to continue the economic development project operated by the Arlington Community Trabajando in the city of Lawrence; provided further, that not less than $84,000 $50,000 shall be expended for Community Service Agency, Inc; provided further, that not less than $500,000 $250,000 shall be expended for education, career development and employment service programs operated by the Urban League of Massachusetts; provided further, that not less than $250,000 $100,000 shall be expended for Outer Cape Health Services to provide a health center skilled training program on Lower and Outer Cape Cod; provided further, that not less than $15,000 shall be expended by WE CAN of Cape Cod for workforce training and career mentoring for women in transition; provided further, that not less than $141,000 shall be expended for Just-a-Start Corporation to provide training for entry level employment in the biotech and medical fields for 30 unemployed, underemployed or displaced workers, or persons receiving benefits from transitional aid to families with dependent children; provided further, that not less than $127,000 shall be expended for the employee involvement and ownership program; provided further, that not less than $250,000 shall be expended to the New England Farm Workers Council; provided further, that not less than $200,000 shall be expended for the Boston Health Care and Research Training Institute; provided further, that $50,000 shall be expended for the Allston-Brighton Vocational Center (VAC) for the continued operation of a job training and placement center; provided further, that not less than $25,000 be expended for the Area Planning Action Council (APAC) in Allston-Brighton to implement a Project Place Program to assist in the operation of a career development department; provided further, that not less than $75,000 shall be expended for the Partnership for Automotive Career Education program to recruit, train, and provide career guidance to students for entry-level automotive technician jobs; provided further, that not less than $100,000 shall be expended for both the Reunion Center in the city of Easthampton and the Easthampton Youth Entrepreneurship Project; provided further, that not less than $350,000 $100,000 shall be expended to fund need-based workforce development related to continuing education grants administered by the Access Program of Boston; provided further, that not less than $250,000 shall be expended for the Charles E. Shannon Jr. At-Risk Youth Project, operated by the Center for Teen Empowerment Inc., for the community of Somerville; provided further, that not less than $100,000 $75,000 shall be expended to Inquilinos Boricuas en Accion (IBA) for the Pathways to Technology Initiative; provided further, that not less than $105,000 shall be expended for the operation of the E-Team Machinist Program of the North Shore; provided further, that not less than $95,000 shall be expended for the Mature Workers Program of the Cape and Islands Workforce Investment Board; provided further, that not less than $150,000 $100,000 shall be provided to Lazarus House for the continued operation of a job training program; provided further, that not less than $150,000 shall be expended for the Martin Luther King, Jr. Business Empowerment Center in the city of Worcester; provided further, that not less than $750,000 shall be expended for a high school science program in biotechnology by Commonwealth Corporation, in consultation with the Massachusetts Biotechnology Council, including teacher and guidance counselor training, biotechnology lab equipment, and biotechnology lab supplies evaluation and technical assistance; provided further, that not less than $500,000 shall be expended on the Commonwealth Corporation; provided further, that not less than $300,000 shall be expended for a hospital skill training program operated by the Commonwealth Corporation; provided further, that not less than $50,000 shall be expended for a human service academy pilot program to be operated by People Inc. of Fall River; provided further, that not less than $100,000 shall be expended to maintain a post-secondary nursing degree and certification program at the Blackstone Valley Vocational Regional School in partnership with Quinsigamond Community College; provided further, that not less than $250,000 $125,000shall be expended to support the Technology Initiative of the Metro South/West Regional Employment Board for the development of the Technology Centers of Excellence serving the region's youth and business, and said grant shall require a 200 percent match from the private sector; provided further, that not less than $200,000 shall be expended on the Southeastern Economic Development Corporation's microenterprise programs as a supplemental match to conduct an entrepreneurial training and technical assistance program for support of emerging high-growth microenterprises that are owned by or employ income-eligible residents; provided further, that not less than $75,000 $50,000 shall be expended for the Massachusetts School of Professional Psychology to recruit and provide career support and workforce retention of graduate students training for careers in public sector behavioral health service delivery; provided further, that not less than $900,000 shall be expended on the Massachusetts Service Alliance for the operation of the youth, senior service and conservation corps program; provided further, that not less than $215,000 shall be expended for rapid response labor specialists at the Massachusetts AFL-CIO; provided further, that not less than $150,000 shall be expended for worker coordinators at the Massachusetts AFL-CIO; provided further, that not less than $150,000 shall be expended for the Latino After-School Initiative (LASI) Youth Development Project; provided further, that not less than $400,000 shall be expended to provide employment, training and job placement by Year Up, Inc. of Boston; provided further, that not less than $200,000 $100,000 be expended for the 1199SEIU Training and Upgrading Fund; provided further, that not less than $200,000 shall be expended for Women's Career Mentoring Program and the Women's Union Woman to Woman Program; provided further, that not less than $250,000 shall be expended for a grant to the south shore tri-town development corporation established pursuant to chapter 301 of the acts of 1998; provided further, that not less than $250,000 shall be expended for the North Shore Alliance for Economic Development; provided further that no less than $250,000 shall be expended for the operation and programs of AWAKE (Alive with Awareness, Knowledge, and Empowerment) in Springfield; provided further that $200,000 be expended on the Western Massachusetts Enterprise Fund; provided further, that not less than $75,000 be expended for the Lower Pioneer Valley Education Collaborative for the purpose of implementing an educational program enabling on-site technical training; provided further, that not less than $100,000 shall be provided for the Work Certified Program operated by the Greater New Bedford Workforce Investment Board, Inc; provided further that not less than $10,000 shall be provided for the William J. Bresnahan Scouting and Community Center in Ashburnham; provided further, that not less than $50,000 shall be expended to provide employment, training and job placement by the New Skills Academy in the City of Lawrence; provided further, that not less than $200,000 shall be expended for Centro Latino de Chelsea to provide workforce training, educational services, and other transitional services in the city of Chelsea; provided further, that not less than $100,000 shall be expended for the Paul Sullivan Foundation at Middlesex Community College; provided further, that not less than $50,000 shall be expended for the purpose of providing training for members of the Massachusetts Superior Clerks Association as well as employees of the Superior Court Clerks' offices; provided further, that not less than $75,000 shall be expended for Middlesex Community College to develop, plan and conduct a pilot program in preparation for establishing a new program in Entrepreneurship Education; provided further, that not less than $100,000 $50,000 shall be expended for the Massachusetts Latino Chamber of Commerce in the city of Springfield; provided further, that not less than $50,000 shall be made available to More Than Words in the city of Waltham for the purpose of job training operations; provided further, that not less than $9,000 shall be expended for Quincy Asian Resources, Inc., to provide outreach and services to the Asian American community; provided further, that not less than $300,000 $150,000shall be expended for Radius Specialty Hospital Boston for the purposes of developing and implementing an information technology skill upgrading program for its employees; and provided further, that not less $250,000 shall be expended for a hospital-based skilled training program at a teaching hospital in Hampden county

11,038,500 2,812,500  

Note:  Governor's veto was overridden.  Text in red reflects vetoed language.

Veto Explanation: I am striking language which earmarks funding for programs not recommended. The reduction in the item incorporates the amount of the stricken earmarked funds.

 
 
HISTORICAL SPENDING CATEGORIES ($000)
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FY2009
GAA
FY2009
Budget
Reductions
Wages & Salaries 85 5 5 2 0 0
Employee Benefits 0 0 0 0 0 0
Grants & Subsidies 4,944 7,525 12,264 10,463 11,039 -8,226
TOTAL 5,029 7,530 12,269 10,466 11,039 -8,226

 

FY2009 Spending Category Chart

Pie Chart: Grants & Subsidies=100%



 
Earmarks

EARMARK DESCRIPTION

City / Town
FY2009
GAA
  FY2009    
  9C Cuts    
Paul Sullivan Foundation at Middlesex Community College Middlesex County100,000 -100,000  
Massachusetts Superior Clerks Association Statewide50,000 -50,000  
Hospital-based skilled training program at a teaching hospital in Hampden county Hampden County250,000 -250,000  
William J. Bresnahan Scouting and Community Center Ashburnham10,000 -10,000  
Worker Coordinators at AFL-CIO Boston150,000 -75,000  
International Institute for Case Management and Employment Training Lowell150,000 -150,000  
Middlesex Community College for Entrepreneurship Education Lowell75,000 -37,500  
New Skills Academy Lawrence50,000 -50,000  
Lazarus House for Job Training Program Lawrence150,000 -150,000  
WE CAN of Cape Cod Cape Cod15,000 -15,000  
More than Words in City of Waltham Waltham50,000 -50,000  
MA Service Alliance Boston, Statewide900,000 0  
Commonwealth Corporation Boston500,000 -300,000  
Commonwealth Corporation's High School Science Teacher Training Program Boston750,000 -300,000  
Commonwealth Corporation's Hospital Skills Training Program Boston300,000 -300,000  
Center for Women and Enterprise Boston, Worcester250,000 -125,000  
Western MA Enterprise Fund Greenfield, Springfield200,000 -200,000  
Southeastern Economic Development Microenterprise Programs New Bedford200,000 -200,000  
3 Full-time Rapid Response Labor Specialists from MA AFL-CIO Statewide215,000 -115,000  
Farm Workers' Council Springfield250,000 -125,000  
Just-A-Start Corporation Cambridge141,000 -141,000  
Employee Involvement and Ownership Program Cambridge127,000 -127,000  
E-Team Machinist Program Lynn105,000 -105,000  
Centros Las Americas Worcester150,000 -75,000  
Centro Latino de Chelsea Chelsea200,000 -100,000  
Martin Luther King Jr. Business Empowerment Center Worcester150,000 -75,000  
Technology Centers of Excellence in Metro South/West Greater Boston250,000 -250,000  
Allston-Brighton Vocational Adjustment Center Boston50,000 -50,000  
Boston Health Care and Research Training Institute Boston200,000 -200,000  
Charles E. Shannon Jr. At-Risk Youth Project Somerville250,000 -125,000  
Urban League of Massachusetts Boston500,000 -500,000  
Year Up of Boston Boston400,000 -200,000  
Girl Scout's Bonnie Brae Camp Gardner7,500 -7,500  
Reunion Center and Easthampton Youth Entrepreneurship Project Easthampton100,000 -100,000  
Mature Workers Program of the Cape and Islands Workforce Investment Board Barnstable95,000 -95,000  
Access Program of Boston Boston350,000 -350,000  
Massachusetts Career Development Institute Springfield250,000 -250,000  
Latino After School Initiative Cambridge150,000 -75,000  
Radius Specialty Hospital Boston300,000 -300,000  
Quincy Asian Resources Quincy9,000 -9,000  
People Inc. Human Service Academy Pilot Project Fall River50,000 -50,000  
Inquilinos Boricuas en Accion Pathways to Technology Boston100,000 -100,000  
Women's Career Mentoring Program and The Women's Union Woman to Woman Program Boston200,000 -200,000  
Lower Pioneer Valley Education Collaborative for the purpose of expanding their existing programs and services to better serve students with disabilities West Springfield100,000 -100,000  
Health Center Skill Training on Lower and Outer Cape Cod Cape Cod250,000 -250,000  
1199SEIU Training and Upgrading Fund Statewide200,000 -100,000  
Blackstone Valley Vocational Regional School/Quinsigamond Community College Worcester100,000 -100,000  
Massachusetts Latino Chamber of Commerce Springfield100,000 -50,000  
Town of Hopedale Draper Mill Complex Re-Use Committee Hopedale15,000 -15,000  
AWAKE Springfield250,000 -250,000  
Workforce Investment Association of MA Statewide100,000 -100,000  
Greater Gardner Community Development Corporation Gardner75,000 -75,000  
Arlington Community Trabajando Arlington165,000 -165,000  
Community Service Agency, Inc.  84,000 -84,000  
Area Planning Action Council (APAC) Boston / Allston, Boston / Brighton25,000 -25,000  
Partnership for Automotive Career Education Boston75,000 -75,000  
Massachusetts School of Professional Psychology Boston75,000 -75,000  
South-Shore Tri-Town Development Corporation  250,000 -250,000  
North Shore Alliance for Economic Development  250,000 -250,000  
Lower Pioneer Valley Educational Collaborative for the purpose of implementing an educational program enabling on-site technical training West Springfield75,000 -75,000  
Work Certified Program operated by the Greater New Bedford Workforce Investment Board, Inc New Bedford, Dartmouth100,000 -100,000