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Merrimack Valley Workforce Investment BoardOUR VISION
Employers and residents in the region have a
foundation from which they have the opportunity to
achieve sustained economic growth and prosperity.


Merrimack Valley WIB

The Merrimack Valley Workforce Investment Board is composed of knowledgeable and influential business and community leaders who are appointed by the Mayor of Lawrence on behalf of the fifteen communities that make up the region.

The board serves as the oversight and policy-making body for federally funded employment and training services in the region. The board also has the broader role of addressing critical labor market issues and developing strategic partnerships with local leaders in economic development, the K-12 and higher education system, government agencies, chambers of commerce, community-based and labor organizations.

MVWIB Unemployment Charts

MVWIB Unemployment Charts
for October 2014

Upcoming Meetings

Planning Committee Meeting
Wednesday, December 17, 2014
7:30am - MVWIB Conference Room
Click here to view meeting agenda

Youth Council Meeting
Wednesday, January 14, 2015
11:30am - MVWIB Conference Room

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MVWIB News & Recent Events

Are you a youth looking for a job??

may be able to help!

Click here to view informational flyer and application



New VWCC Assistant Career Center Director

Bi-Lingual Workshop Specialist


The Workforce Innovation Opportunity Act & the Priorities of the Association
Presented at the MVWIB Annual Meeting on October 28, 2014 by Don Gillis of the Mass Workforce Investment Board Association

Click here to view the pdf presentation