Archive for November, 2015

SJI Tapped for Nation’s First SNAP E&T Center of Excellence

November 2, 2015

The USDA’s Food & Nutrition Service (FNS) has named Seattle Jobs Initiative (SJI) to create and manage the nation’s first Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP) Employment & Training (E&T) Center of Excellence (COE). The nearly $3.6 million contract will support the multiple activities of the SJI-led COE undertaken during the next two years to build, expand and improve SNAP E&T programs throughout the United States. Activities will include providing direct technical assistance to states, developing tools and resources ...

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