$4.6 million rapid reemployment grant program launches in Massachusetts

Massachusetts News

BOSTON (WWLP) – Governor Baker visited Roxbury Community College in Boston to announce updates to the Rapid Reemployment Program Thursday afternoon.

Governor Charlie Baker joined Secretary of Education James Peyser, Co-Chair of the Workforce Skills Cabinet, Roxbury Community College President Valerie Robinson and President of Commonwealth Corporation Christine Abrams to make an announcement relative to the Rapid Reemployment Program, which will support the placement and training of residents who have experienced an employment interruption due to COVID-19.

Officials provided an update to the Rapid Reemployment Program at 2:15 p.m.

Funding of up to $4.652M is available for retraining and employment programs to support our state’s recovery.

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