The Employment Development Department (EDD) is one of the largest state departments, serving the state of California. For more than 70 years, we have connected millions of job seekers and employers in an effort to build the economy of the Golden State.
Our mission at EDD is to enhance California's economic growth and prosperity by collaboratively delivering valuable and innovative services to meet the evolving needs of employers, workers, and job seekers. Our goal is to strengthen the economic vitality of Californians and their communities.
The SMART Workforce Center is a mission-driven, non-profit organization dedicated to helping people achieve education and workplace success. Each year, SMART serves hundreds/thousands of students, job seekers, schools, government agencies, and employers in the North State.
The SMART Workforce Center is a 501c3 non-profit, committed to helping job seekers find jobs, increase training and skills, and increase earnings. We also invest in our local economy by helping businesses grow.
With proven track record of quality services, The SMART Business Resource Center has invested more than $60 million dollars back into our communities. Our staff of highly trained and dedicated professionals are ready to assist you with your workforce needs. Your success is our goal. We receive funding from the U.S. Department of Labor, State of California, and local grants.
College of the Redwoods puts student success first by providing accessible and relevant transfer, career and adult education of the highest quality. We strive to create a safe and inclusive environment that promotes and values diversity among students, faculty, and staff. We partner with the community to contribute to the economic vitality and lifelong learning needs of our service area. We continually assess student learning and institutional performance which leads directly to the continuous improvement of our curriculum, programs and services.
College of the Redwoods will create and sustain the conditions that will enable all students to experience an educational journey that is intellectually, socially, and personally transformative. We will inspire participatory citizenship grounded in critical thinking and an engaged student body.