Press Release

Bunker Hill Community College Hosts Workforce Training Fund Program Info Session for Local Employers

Thursday, November 7, 2019

Bunker Hill Community College (BHCC) will host a Workforce Training Fund Program (WTFP) Information Session that will be held on Wednesday, December 4, 2019, 9:30-11:30 a.m., at BHCC’s Charlestown Campus.

Administered by the Commonwealth Corporation on behalf of the Executive Office of Labor and Workforce Development, WTFP helps address business productivity and competitiveness by providing resources to Massachusetts businesses to fund and develop customized training for current and newly hired employees and assist in the application process from start to finish.

Led by WTFP Outreach Manager Kristen Rayne, the information session will provide an overview of the features and requirements, funding availability, and application process of WTFP programs: General Program; Express Program; and Small Business Direct Program.

Local employers and those interested in WTFP training resources are encouraged to attend. Following the information sessions, assistance will be provided to attendees to determine which grants are best suited for their business needs and how to start the application process.

Register for this free information session at

Program Contact:
Kristen P. McKenna, Dean of Workforce and Economic Development
Bunker Hill Community College, Boston, MA 02129
Phone: (617) 228-2416; Email:

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About Bunker Hill Community College
Bunker Hill Community College is the largest community college in Massachusetts, enrolling approximately 18,000 students annually. BHCC has two campuses in Charlestown and Chelsea, and a number of other locations throughout the Greater Boston area. BHCC is one of the most diverse institutions of higher education in Massachusetts. Sixty-five percent of the students are people of color and more than half of BHCC's students are women. The College also enrolls nearly 600 international students who come from 94 countries and speak more than 75 languages.