Dover Federal Credit Union, Wilmington University, and Appoquinimink School District partner to give students workforce training
DOVER, DE (December 19, 2019) — The Appoquinimink School District held a Workforce Readiness Fair on December 18th which was sponsored by Dover Federal Credit Union, and hosted by Wilmington University. This event was designed specifically to help their students learn skills which will prepare them for entering the work force. Approximately 350 Appoquinimink school district students attended this one-day event which focused on resume development, interviewing, networking, and other workforce tips. During the day, students had the opportunity to attend four breakout sessions, as well as speak with 50 area industry and business partners, including banking, medical, and childcare industries.
The Appoquinimink School District is currently the only district in Delaware which provides a workforce readiness event of this type. Chaz Rzewnicki, Dover Federal Credit Union President and CEO, stated “Dover Federal is proud to be a partner of the Appoquinimink School District and happy we could support the Workforce Readiness Fair. The program provided the students in attendance with important information to help them in the future.”
Wilmington University, Appoquinimink School District, and Dover FCU staff.
About Dover Federal Credit Union
Dover Federal Credit Union was first chartered in 1958 by a handful of Air Force and civilian workers at Dover Air Force Base. Today, Dover Federal continues to serve the Air Force Base as well as over 40,000 members from over 500 Workplace Partners and has eight locations throughout the state of Delaware. Dover Federal continues to help its members get there, wherever that may be. To learn more about Dover Federal Credit Union, visit any of their branches or visit them on the web at www.doverfcu.com.