Success Stories

What are Success Stories?

Success Stories from WIOA and related programs are an amazing collection of testimonies to the value of State of Illinois programs and their positive impact on our communities. Success Stories are organized around congressional districts. They reveal the importance and broad success that programs provide to local workforce development throughout the state. Read a few and you’ll believe!

Watch our highlighted success story video to the right! Learn more about Angel's journey through the EPIC program. After successfully completing EPIC training Angel found employment in a field she loves. The EPIC pilot program is made possible through funding by the United States Department of Agriculture (USDA). Check out the success story playlist to also hear from two individuals who had the opportunity to work on developing the Illinois workNet jobPrep app through the i.c. stars program. The jobPrep app is made possible through a federal WIA-funded project sponsored by the Illinois Department of Commerce and Economic Opportunity, and partnerships with Illinois workNet, i.c​. stars, and Solstice Mobile.

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