The TENCO Workforce Development Board and Chief Local Elected Official has approved the following contracts:

Contractor: Morehead State University

Service: Youth Programs
Service Area: Rowan, Bath, Montgomery, Greenup, Boyd, Fleming
Amount: $300,000.00
Dates: July 2019 – June 2020
Description: The Today’s Youth program under the contract with Morehead State University provides intensive job readiness, work experience and educational support services to out-of-school youth ages 17-24.
Contact Info: Sharon Reynolds, s.reynolds@moreheadstate.edu
Link: moreheadstate.edu
Number served: 95

Contractor: Lewis County Board of Education

Service: Empower Youth Programs
Service Area: Lewis, Mason, Bracken, Robertson
Amount: $282,117.00
Dates: July 2019 – June 2020
Description: The Empower Youth program under the contract with the Lewis County Board of Education provides youth with intensive job readiness, work experience and educational support services to out-of-school youth ages 17-24 and to Lewis County High School Seniors.
Contact Info: Renee McCane, renee.mccane@lewis.kyschools.us
Link: lewis.kyschools.us
Number served: 100

Contractor: Lewis County Board of Education

Service: Youth Work Experience Program
Service Area: Lewis
Amount: $151,000.00
Dates: May 1, 2019 — Sept. 30, 2020
Description: Provide youth with soft skills, job readiness skills and work experience activity, age 17-24.
Contact Info: Sandy Nolan, sandy.nolan@lewis.kyschools.us
Link: lewis.kyschools.us
Number served: 45

Contractor: FIVCO Area Development District

Service: One-Stop Operations
Service Area: Ashland, Maysville, Morehead, Mount Sterling
Amount: $115,000.00
Dates: July 2019 – June 2020
Description: Provides oversight and guidance to the partners of the Kentucky Career Center -TENCO.
Contact Info: Sherry McDavid, sherry@fivco.org ; Justin Suttles, justin@fivco.org
Link: fivco.org

Contractor: FIVCO Area Development District

Service: Direct Service Provider
Service Area: Bath, Boyd, Bracken, Fleming, Greenup, Lewis, Mason, Montgomery, Robertson and Rowan
Amount: $733,000.00
Dates: July 2019 – June 2020
Description: Provides Adult/Dislocated Worker/Trade/Youth Services and business services to customers in the TENCO area.  Provides career counseling services to job seekers such as job search, resume preparation and labor market information.  Services may include funds for training in high demand occupations, on the job training, incumbent worker and intensive case management.  To assist with employment and/or training goals.
Contact: Sherry McDavid, sherry@fivco.org
Link: fivco.org

Contractor: St. Claire Regional Medical Center

Service: Incumbent Worker
Service Area: N/A
Amount: $150,000.000
Dates: July 1, 2019 — July 1, 2021
Description: Project developed to meet community needs by providing advanced training to nurses.
Contact Info: Lerae Wilson, lera.wilson@st-claire.org
Link: st-claire.org

Contractor: Buffalo Trace Area Development District

Service: Fiscal Management
Service Area: Bath, Boyd, Bracken, Fleming, Greenup, Lewis, Mason, Montgomery, Robertson and Rowan
Amount: $101,797.00
Dates: July 2019 — June 2020
Description: Provides fiscal oversight for local workforce funds on behalf of the Chief Local Elected Official and TENCO Workforce Development Board.
Contact Info: Amy Kennedy, akennedy@btadd.com; Steven Culp, sculp@btadd.com
Link: btadd.com

Contractor: Augusta Independent School

Service: Youth Work Experience Program
Amount: $89,000.000
Dates: May 1, 2019 – September 30, 2020
Description: Provide youth with soft skills, job readiness skills and work experience activity, age 17-24.
Contact Info: Lisa McCane, lisa.mccane@augusta.kyschools.us; Robin Kelsch, robin.kelsch@augusta.kyschools.us
Link: augusta.k12.ky.us
Number served: 30

ContractorRobertson County Board of Education

Service: Youth Work Experience Program
Service Area: Robertson
Amount: $73,000.00
Dates: May 1, 2019 – September 30, 2020
Description: Provide youth with soft skills, job readiness skills and work experience activity, age 17-24.
Contact Info: Sanford Holbrook, sanford.holbrook@robertson.kyschools.us
Link: robertson.kyschools.us
Number served: 25

Contractor: Maysville Community & Technical College

Service: Youth Work Experience Program
Service Area: Mason
Amount: $85,000.00
Dates: May 1, 2019 – September 30, 2020
Description: Provide youth with soft skills, job readiness skills and work experience activity, age 17-24.
Contact Info: Brittany Corde, brittany.corde@kctcs.edu
Link: Maysville.kctcs.edu
Number served: 25

Contractor: Rajant Corporation

Service: On-the-Job Training
Service Area: N/A
Amount: $10,000.00
Dates: July 1, 2019 – December 31, 2019
Description: Project developed to meet community needs by providing on-the-job training work based training opportunities.
Contact Info: David Keeton, dkeeton@ragjant.com
Link: rajant.com