Flint – Ten Grand Blanc High School students toured the GSTMW! Flint Service Center this February to learn key information about the agency, our various technology platforms, and services. Both students and high school staff were introduced to tools to help them stay in the know about GSTMW! They visited essential, departmental programs which we […]

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Lapeer – Katti was referred to GSTMW! though DHHS on the PATH program.  A single month of 5, Katti was overwhelmed, unemployed and lacking work experience.  She immediately committed to attending all available workshops and training sessions at the Lapeer Service Center.  With each session, her confidence, skills, and abilities improved.  Taking advantage of the […]

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Genesee – Wanda Bigelow, Apprenticeship Manager at GSTMW! was recognized by the Genesee County Educational Foundation as an “Everyday Hero!”  The award was presented to Wanda by Diana Allard, Director of Career and Technical Education at Genesee Career Institute for her efforts developing and coordinating the first Skilled Trades Career Fair, and the forthcoming Health […]

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Thank you for being a valuable partner in our efforts to combat the spread of coronavirus (COVID-19). Following the announcement of the state’s first presumptive positive cases of COVID-19, Gov. Gretchen Whitmer and the Michigan Department of Health and Human Services (MDHHS) are providing recommendations designed to help prevent the spread of the virus. These […]

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Gascho Furniture recently completed an On the Job Training with Michael Hammond.  Michael previously worked doing road construction, so furniture finishing was not something that he had any experience in.  Laura said that Michael is doing a wonderful job, he has learned all aspects of the finishing process and has become a valuable employee.  Michael […]

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Tower International recently completed a couple of On the Job Trainings with Robert Carpenter and Veronique Lemanski. Robert was working part time in a retail setting, about 15 hours per week and was looking for full time employment.  He had previous manufacturing experience but not in a metal stamping plant, he felt he knew the […]

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The GST Michigan Works! Owosso booth at the Shiawassee County Fair saw a total of 856 individual visitors throughout the week! Fair-goers were interested to learn about GSTMW! services and took advantage of informational flyers and packets.  It was a great way to reach out to the community. Visitors expressed that they were job searching […]

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Bob was once a struggling returning citizen who suffered from abuse and depression. When Bob came back to the Flint community after being away, he, like so many others, was not afforded the opportunities to be successful that he deserved. When Bob came to MADE, we immediately recognized his potential as he excelled in our […]

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