Education & Workforce Development

Companies in the Youngstown-Warren area consistently need an educated and qualified workforce in order to grow and thrive in the Mahoning Valley.  The Youngstown/Warren Regional Chamber’s Education & Workforce Development department collaborates with companies, local educational institutions and local employment agencies in order to create dialog and strategies for addressing employer workforce needs. 

The division provides the following services to accomplish its goals:

JobsNow Workforce Initiative

The JobsNow Workforce Initiative was created to help close the gap between the demand for skilled labor and the supply of workforce-ready employees in the Valley. Skilled employees are needed to meet the growing demand for manufacturing, communications and energy jobs in the region.

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Education Programs

The Regional Chamber works with a variety of educational institutions to assist companies in finding a qualified workforce.

For more information about our efforts, contact Sarah Boyarko at 330.744.2131 ext 1108 or by email at