AAWDC impacts Anne Arundel County as a whole by helping to put residents back to work. We do this by partnering with businesses to learn about their needs and training citizens with the skills needed to fill positions in area businesses. Our impact goes beyond the numbers below. AAWDC provides services for various populations that have multiple barriers to employment to ensure that they can become productive members of the county's workforce.
AAWDC Impact Report
AAWDC partnered with The Business, Economic, and Community Outreach Network (BEACON) Franklin P. Perdue School of Business at Salisbury University to conduct a study to examine the impact and return on investment of AAWDC's services. The report showcases AAWDC's impact on our residents, the overall efficiency and effectiveness of the organization, and compares AAWDC's results to national averages.
Humanitarian Relief Fund/Impacted Workers Support Fund Impact
In response to the impact of COVID-19 on County residents, AAWDC launched the Humanitarian Relief Fund followed by the Impact Worker Support Fund. These funds provided financial assistance to Anne Arundel County residents who lost income due to the pandemic. AAWDC partnered with The Business, Economic, and Community Outreach Network (BEACON) Franklin P. Perdue School of Business at Salisbury University to analyze the impact this financial assistance had on Anne Arundel County and the region. View the One-Page Report here.
One Year of COVID-19
When COVID-19 shut down Maryland in March 2020, AAWDC had to quickly shift gears and address the changing needs of county businesses and residents. This report looks back at the services and solutions AAWDC staff developed and implemented over the course of one year of COVID-19. Read the full report here.
AAWDC Annual Reports
We are extremely proud to present our FY19 Annual Report. This was a great year for AAWDC as we continued to provide much needed services for high-growth industries, individual businesses, job seekers, and our community. Read the Report Here!
We are pleased to present our FY18 Annual Report. This year AAWDC focused on expanding our industry and community impact while continuing the great work we have done for businesses and job seekers. Read the Report Here!