November 3, 2015

You are cordially invited to the Rockford WDI Graduation

Please join us November 5, 2:00 pm

At the Rockford Memorial Hospital Funderburg Auditorium,

2400 N Rockton Avenue,

Rockford, Illinois


Workforce Development Institute works regionally to identify targeted strategies that address workforce development opportunities and challenges. These strategies can include partnerships, training and funding support.


The Workforce Development Institute’s [WDI] Mission is to help “workforce ready community” and promote self-sufficiency.  WDI is open to the public to serve the unemployed through soft skills and specialized trainings and referred employees by employers to improve employee performance.  All participants take the Work Keys Assessment and goals.


The Workforce Development Institute believes that a healthy workforce base is a key driver to growth of the rest of the economy. Through this program, WDI makes an investment in individuals that lead to workforce development and economic growth.



A few Community Partners are:

Rockford Health System

Rockford Housing Authority

Winnebago County Housing Authority

The Workforce Development Institute [WDI] and Freeport Housing Authority

Rock River Training

United Way of Northern Illinois

And a very special thanks to the many other Strategic Community Partners