Texas Nonprofit Profile: Digital Workforce Academy
Authors: Lindsey Harbison
Despite refining $11 million of oil daily, the "Golden Triangle" region of Texas experiences some of the highest unemployment rates in the state. In an effort to match individual work aspirations with industry needs, DWA provides disenfranchised members of the community with quality training relevant to the area's industries. Over time, they've been able to build a relationship with underserved people to act as a bridge to further professional training and a living wage.