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March 7, 2019

"This is way more fun and interesting than being in class" Edson Martinez, Junior at Prosser Career Academy, while at Chicago Metal Supply. 

26 Manufacturing Connect participants from Austin College & Career Academy and Prosser Career Academy participated in Job Shadow...

February 22, 2019

Manufacturing Renaissance has been selected from The Chicago Cook Workforce Partnership as a Youth Delegate Agency for our Manufacturing Connect program. The initial grant work will be carried out between January and June of 2019 and it involves serving 30 youth enroll...

February 22, 2019

Passage of the Strengthening Career and Technical Education for the 21st Century Act (P.L. 115- 224) on July 31, 2018 requires Illinois to create a Perkins State Plan that is formulated with the aid of meaningful stakeholder engagement. Perkins V was reauthorized to fu...

February 22, 2019

In 2016, Manufacturing Connect started taking advantage of Chicago Public School’s work-study program:12th graders on-track-to-graduate high school get a more flexible class schedule to work part-time at local companies.

So far, MC has placed 23 participants in work-stu...

October 16, 2018

In occasion of MFGDAY, we hosted at the Austin College & Career Academy Manufacturing Connect site a half-day event for all of our participants, including from Bowen High School and Prosser Career Academy. About 150 participants attended and we were joined by a couple...

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