Strategic Partnerships and Youth Outreach Program

2024 Hopewell High School Women's History Month - Manufacturing Career Exploration
2024 Hopewell High School Women’s History Month – Manufacturing Career Exploration

Recruiting talent to manufacturing career pathways is a core function of the WiM Virginia Chapter.  Our Strategic Partnerships and Youth Outreach Program is a working group who coordinates with a broad array of community, corporate, foundation and academic partners to engage and inspire females of all ages to explore the endless career possibilities in manufacturing.

Program Objectives

  • Connect talent to opportunities in manufacturing
  • Facilitate Manufacturing Camps in a variety of industry environments
  • Coordinate with partner companies to expand outreach efforts
  • Promote an accurate image of industrial occupations
  • Create awareness of STEM careers for a broad female audience