SlingShot seeks to seed collaborative efforts by employers and industry, government, workforce and economic development, and education stakeholders within a region to identify and then work to solve employment challenges that slow California’s economic engine — with regionally-selected solutions to regionally-defined problems.Click here for a broader overview.

The 5 Dimensions of Slingshot:

• We can make the greatest impact on major jobs and employment issues at the regional level.
• We must turn the tide on income mobility in California.
• We need to tackle big issues.
• We need to measure what we undertake.
• We must create the space to take risks

SlingShot: At a Glance

SlingShot: Materials Library

– materials, publications, PowerPoints, etc.


Current Announcements:

The California Workforce Development Board is pleased to announce the Regional Plan Implementation, Regional Organizer, Regional Training Coordinator, Training, Technical Assistance, and Evaluation Grants.

Regional Plan Implementation Grants
Technical Assistance and Evaluation Grants