Education & Training

Powerhouse Wealth Strategies Real Estate Workshop Weekend

November 4, 2011 – (RealEstateRama) — CT REIA and Nyrik & Linda Huuskonen presents:
Powerhouse Wealth Strategies Real Estate Workshop Weekend

Himes and DeLauro Announce $299,670 Grant To Provide Homeless Veterans Job Training

Washington, DC – August 17, 2011 – (RealEstateRama) — Representatives Jim Himes (CT-04) and Rosa L. DeLauro (CT-03) announced today that The Workplace, Inc., Southwestern Connecticut’s Regional Workforce Development Board, will be receiving a one year grant of $299,670 to provide local, homeless veterans with job training aimed at helping them succeed in civilian careers. The grant has the potential for up to three additional years based on funding availability.

Duff Welcomes Funding for Mortgage Job Training Program

December 6, 2010 – (RealEstateRama) — A $1.3 million grant for the state’s Mortgage Crisis Job Training Program is expected to gain approval when the State Bond Commission meets later this week, news that state Senator Bob Duff (D-Norwalk), Senate chair of the General Assembly’s Banks Committee, welcomed today.

Crisco, Gentile Welcome Funds For New Home of Naugatuck Valley Regional Fire Training School

July 14, 2010 – (RealEstateRama) — State Senator Joseph J. Crisco, Jr. (D-Woodbridge), and state Representative Linda Gentile (D-Ansonia) today announced final approval for significant state funding to help secure property that will become the future home of the (Naugatuck) Valley Regional Fire Training School. The lawmakers said a total of $950,000 is now available to purchase property in Beacon Falls for the project

Dodd Discusses Home Heating Assistance in Bridgeport

January 5, 2010 – (RealEstateRama) — Senator Chris Dodd (D-CT) today visited Bridgeport non-profit Action for Bridgeport Community Development, Inc. (ABCD) to discuss home heating assistance for Connecticut

Lieberman Applauds More Than $125,000 for Green Building Training in Connecticut

WASHINGTON, DC – November 18, 2009 – (RealEstateRama) — Senator Joe Lieberman (ID-CT) today praised the release of $129,827 to two Connecticut corporations to help individuals acquire the skills needed to enter and advance in a clean energy economy. The grants will be used for green building training programs in Hartford and Bridgeport. The funds were released by the U.S. Department of Labor as a part of the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act.