CareerEdge Impact Report
This report captures the measurable impacts that have so far resulted or followed from investments made by CareerEdge Funders Collaborative toward the goals of strengthening the labor market and workforce development system of Florida’s Gulf Coast region, and moving more low-skilled workers up the career ladder.
The contents of this report derive from a series of analyses conducted by Urban Market Analytics (UMA), a research and evaluation firm that specializes in the design and evaluation of cutting-edge initiatives to “move the needle” of progress for low-income people and communities. Analyses were conducted to quantify and estimate the outputs, outcomes and
impacts generated from investments by CareerEdge and its partners. This report primarily covers investments in workers trained in 2016. It also provides cumulative totals since the inception of CareerEdge programming in 2010 for a range of impacts.