Welcome to the Workforce Development Council of Seattle-King County

The WDC is a nonprofit workforce “think tank” and grant-making organization whose mission is to support a strong economy and the ability of each person to achieve self-sufficiency. We work throughout the community, bringing employers, jobseekers, youth, educators, labor groups and other nonprofits together to find—and fund—solutions to workforce gaps.

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Latest News from the WDC

New! WDC Releases RFP for Workforce Opportunity System. Click here to read the RFP.

New! The Workforce Development Council of Seattle-King County is pleased to announce an award of $464,872 for youth internships. Read more here.

New! The Workforce Development Council of Seattle-King County releases 2014 Self-Sufficiency Standard for Washington State. Read here.

New! The Workforce Innovation and Opportunity Act was signed by President Obama on July 22, 2014. Read more about what it means for us locally here.

New! The WDC was honored to attend the Partnership for Opening Doors Summit at the U.S. Department of Labor to work toward ending homelessness through meaningful employment. Read more here.

New! WDC Launches State of the Workforce. Click here to see the new report!

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