EMDC in the News

A Maine program is helping young people get work experience

February 19, 2019
-News Center Maine
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EMDC program aimed at getting paid work experience for 16-24 year olds

February 17, 2019
A new program through Eastern Maine Development Corporation is helping young adults get into the working world. It's filling a need for employers, too. The Youth Work Experience Program is for individuals...
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New program matches employers, young workers

February 12, 2019
Eastern Maine Development Corporation has rolled out a new program that organizers said is a win-win for everyone involved. The Youth Work Experience Program matches individuals ages 16 to 24 with participating...
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New program uses federal funds to pay young workers’ wages at select businesses

February 6, 2019
An economic development organization in Bangor is matching young workers with local businesses and footing the bill for their wages, so the businesses don’t have to as they look for new talent. Eastern...
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Katahdin region leaders looking to future

January 18, 2019
EAST MILLINOCKET - Creating jobs and boosting investments in the Katahdin region was the subject of a meeting in East Millinocket on Wednesday. Representatives from different businesses and groups dealing...
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