Applications for RHA’s 501 (c) (3) subsidiary agencies’ Boards of Directors now available.

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Workforce Development

Workforce development’s mission is to increase economic security among residents, strengthen family foundations, build generational wealth, and teach fundamental skills to promote independence. The program offers residents a life changing opportunity. Watch the video below to see how it works!

RHA Representative handing over a check to a Workforce participant

Who’s eligible to participate in Workforce Development?

The program is open to all adult residents of RHA’s public housing and rental assistance programs who are in good standing with RHA, looking to increase their earned income, create a savings account, further their education, open a business or find new employment opportunities.

Where do you see yourself in five years?

Think about it. In five years, you could have a job you love, stable transportation, childcare you can afford and savings to use as a down payment on a home for your family. Those are goals Workforce Development can help you achieve.

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Workforce Development Workshops

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Workshop TitleWorkshop DateWorkshop TimeRSVP
Workforce Development Workshop (Silverada)June 5, 202416:00RSVP TODAY
Workforce Development Workshop (Silverada)May 1, 202416:00RSVP TODAY
Career Fair and WFD WorkshopsApril 24, 202415:00RSVP TODAY
Workforce Development Workshop (Silverada)March 6, 202416:00RSVP TODAY
Workforce Development Workshop (Silverada)February 7, 202416:00RSVP TODAY
Financial Literacy Workshop at SilveradaOctober 18, 202316:00RSVP TODAY
Resume Writing WorkshopOctober 11, 202313:00RSVP TODAY
Parenting Workshop at SilveradaOctober 4, 202316:00RSVP TODAY
Financial Wellness Workshop at SilveradaAugust 16, 202316:00RSVP TODAY
Self-Esteem WorkshopAugust 2, 202316:00RSVP TODAY
For questions or to RSVP, please contact the WFD team via email at wfd@renoha.org or by phone at 775-329-3630 ext. 270 or ext. 280.
Join the Workforce Development Program

Easily apply to join the workforce development program by submitting a completed Online Pre-Enrollment Packet (PDF) and emailing it to workforcedevelopment@renoha.org

Name the WFD Online Pre-Enrollment Packet with your First Name, Last Name, Month/Year and WFD.

ex: Jane Doe April 2023 WFD

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Applications for RHA’s 501 (c) (3) subsidiary agencies’ Boards of Directors now available.

The Reno Housing Authority is starting two non-profit subsidiaries. One of the subsidiaries, Pathways to Prosperity, will provide growth and self-sufficiency opportunities for low-income Nevadans through participant-focused pathways, resources, and training that bolster participants’ quality of life and independence. The other subsidiary, Truckee Meadows Affordable Housing, will focus on developing high-quality affordable housing throughout Washoe County. Both non-profit organizations will complement the mission of RHA.

The Reno Housing Authority is currently recruiting a member of the public to serve on Pathways to Prosperity’s inaugural board of directors and a member of the public to serve on Truckee Meadows Affordable Housing’s initial board of directors. Applications are available below and the due date has been extended to 5pm local time on Friday, June 21, 2024. Upon review of the applications, if you would like more information, contact Colleen Beltran at cbeltran@renoha.org.

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