Get Plugged In to the Region’s Workforce: 2022 Snapshot

Workforce development is an extensive field that spans systems, industries, and stakeholders. Collectively, we can ensure the Greater Baltimore region has a thriving future of inclusive economic growth through a strong talent pipeline of skilled labor.  The GBC’s Preparing for the Future: A Regional Workforce Initiative continues to make an impact across the region.

By the numbers, in 2022:

  • Over 280+ meetings held for outreach, education and collaborating on the four strategic priorities to improve workforce development in the Region.
  • 150 new representatives joined the Preparing for the Future network from across Greater Baltimore and stakeholder groups. This includes over 10+ community colleges and four-year institutions; 20+ federal, state, and local agencies; 9 industries engaged by employers; and 10 community-based organizations focused on specific talent pools.
  • More than 55 committee meetings and GBC events were held. This includes a 4-part National Apprenticeship Awareness Week Event Series and 10 Apprenticeship Awareness webinars.
  • GBC was invited to 10 meetings and events to act as a subject matter expert.

The Preparing for the Future: A Regional Workforce Initiative is powered by the Greater Baltimore Committee. To learn more and get plugged in, click here.