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
With more than 50 years of academic excellence, Bunker Hill Community College (BHCC) is Massachusetts' largest community college, annually welcoming a diverse community of around 16,000 students. With campuses in Charlestown and Chelsea, BHCC extends its reach across several locations in Greater Boston. The College offers associate degrees and certificates, early college and dual enrollment, community education, corporate training, and industry-specific training programs. BHCC is celebrated for its diversity, boasting a student body where 65% identify as people of color and more than half are women. The College also embraces a global perspective, with over 600 international students representing 90 countries and conversing in more than 65 languages. Our commitment to diversity is further reflected in BHCC's designation as a Hispanic Serving Institution (HSI) and an Asian American Native American Pacific Islander Serving Institution (AANAPISI).