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Addressing The Skills Gap

Be Pro Be Proud is proud of the partners, volunteers, and future skilled trade workers who are making an impact on the skills gap.

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March 24, 2022

20,000 Students Impacted

Be Pro Be Proud GA reached its first milestone of educating 20,000 students about jobs in skilled trades.

November 10, 2021

5,000 Students Join the Movement

Be Pro Be Proud GA exceeds its milestone of 5,000 students signing up to receive information from employers and training providers related to their skills sets.

May 10, 2021

First Annual Signing Day

Be Pro Be Proud GA hosts its first annual Skilled Professions Signing Day to honor students entering in-demand careers.

July 29, 2020

GEORGIA ADDRESSING SKILLS GAP

The Cherokee Office of Economic Development (COED) announced the launch of Be Pro Be Proud Georgia – an initiative to bring a new generation of pride, progress, and professionals to Cherokee, metro Atlanta, and Georgia’s skilled workforce.

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