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Workforce Resource

Program areas | Form 990s | Financials | Vendors | Personnel | Peers

Workforce Resource is a job training program based in Menomonie, WI that was founded in 1983. As of 2018 they had $7.8 million in revenue and $3.1 million in assets.

The mission of Workforce Resource, Inc. is to align the needs of a diverse Workforce with the needs of business for a strong, sustainable regional economy.workforce Resource, Inc. was formed to prepare youth and unskilled adults for entry into the Wor...

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Program areas at Workforce Resource

Food share employment and training (fset):the fset program is an employment and training program operated as part of the federal supplemental nutrition assistance program (snap), which is known as foodshare(fs) in Wisconsin. Both fs and its fset component are administered by the Wisconsin department of health services (dhs). According to the federal food and nutrition act of 2008, the purpose of fset is to provide fs members wtih opportunities to gain skills, training and experience needed to improve employment prospects and reduce reliance on fs benefits. The program also offers fs members a way to meet the work requirements stipulated in the food and nutrition act of 2008.the goal of fset is to provide fs members the assistance and support they need to obtain and maintain competitive employment. The objective of fset is to draw upon the strengths, needs and preferences of individual job seekers by offering an array of ...

Wia/wioa adult services: during the 2017-2018 program year, Workforce Resource, Inc. Served 424 adults in five different grants - wioa adult, act for healthcare, doc pipeline, refugee services and ticket to work. Services to these individuals included assessment, career planning, pre-employment skills development, basic skill education, work experience, job readiness training, occupational skills training, on-the-job training, job search preparation and job placement. 321 of the 424 adults served participated in the wioa adult program. During the program year 90% of the individuals who exited the program obtained employment, 87% retained that employment six months following exit and averaged six-month earnings of $11,664. Workforce Resource, Inc. Exceeded the goals for the entered employment, job retention and average earnings performance measures.

Wisconsin works (w-2) programs: Workforce Resource, Inc. is contracted with the state of Wisconsin department of children and families to operate Wisconsin works (w-2) programs in ashland, barron, bayfield, burnett, chippewa, clark, douglas, dunn, eau claire, iron, pierce, polk, rusk, st. croix, sawyer, and washburn counties.the goal of Wisconsin works (w-2) is to provide necessary and appropriate services to prepare individuals to work, and to obtain and maintain viable, self-sustaining employment, which will promote economic growth. W-2 is designed to ensure that everyone in Wisconsin shares in our economic opportunities.wisconsin works (w-2) is based on work participation and personal responsibility. The program provides employment preparation services, cash management and cash assistance to eligible families.workforce Resource, Inc. Assisted 826 individual clients during the fiscal year. 162 individuals were assisted into fulltime employment and an additional 44 entered parttime employment of 65 hours or more per month.

Form 990s for Workforce Resource

Fiscal year endingDate received by IRSFormPDF link
2018-06May 14, 2019990View PDF
2017-06May 14, 2018990View PDF
2016-06Oct 6, 2017990View PDF
2015-06Aug 3, 2016990View PDF
2014-06May 28, 2015990View PDF
...and four more Form 990 PDFs

Financials for Workforce Resource

Total grants, contributions, etc.$7,881,782
Program services$8,665
Investment income and dividends$1,228
Tax-exempt bond proceeds$0
Royalty revenue$0
Net rental income$-13,925
Net gain from sale of non-inventory assets$0
Net income from fundraising events$0
Net income from gaming activities$0
Net income from sales of inventory$0
Miscellaneous revenues$19,129
Total revenues$7,896,879

Vendors for Workforce Resource

VendorServicesAmount paidDate
Wipfli LLPTax accounting; Audit accounting2020-03-09
██████ ███Software2019-09-30
██████Fundraising software2019-09-29
███████ ███ ████Fundraising software; Payment processing2019-09-29
████████ ██████ █████████ ███████Education Services$166,4492018-06-01
████████ ████ ███It Services$197,3902018-06-01
█████████ ███ ███Education Services$259,5762018-06-01
█████ █████Grant Writing$28,6402018-06-01

Personnel at Workforce Resource

NameTitleCompensationMost recent data
Debra LeslieChief Executive Officer$80,976June 30, 2018
Bambi PenningChief Financial Officer$66,170May 3, 2019
████████ ████████████Controller-March 13, 2020
█████ █████Secretary and Treasurer$0June 30, 2018
██████ █████████Vice Chairperson$0June 30, 2018
██████ █████Chairperson$0June 30, 2018
████ ███████Secretary and Treasurer$0June 30, 2017
█████ █████████Vice Chairperson$0June 30, 2017
███████ ████Past Chief Executive Officer$132,575June 30, 2016
███████ ████████Past Chief Financial Officer$6,685June 30, 2016
...and five more key personnel

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