AWT Foundation Newsletter

Working together to promote rewarding manufacturing careers throughout Northeast Ohio. 

The Lake County Commissioners' Business Assistance Programs

The Lake County Commissioners have authorized two (2) business assistance programs to benefit small for-profit businesses impacted by the COVID-19 pandemic. Check-out more information by clicking the links below. 

Business Assistance Program Information
Business Assistance Program Application

TechCred Application Open

The TechCred application is now open until June 30th, this program allows businesses to seek reimbursement for upskilling current and/or incoming employees. There has been a few changes to the program to overcome barriers that COVID- 19 may have created. Please see the additional information and applications below. 

TechCred Information
TechCred Application

 BWC Extends Premium due date

The Bureau of Workers' Compensation (BWC) has provided a second deferral of premium payments until Sept. 1st. For more information on the BWC and it's initiatives, check out their website below. 


Bureau Workers' Compensation Website

AWT in the News

Talan Products & Stripmatic on Automation vs. Training
Alloy Bellows & Precision Welding still bringing heaquarters, jobs to Mentor
Great Advice for Graduates Featuring Fredon & CRT

Did you miss the RoboBots Greatest Hits? 

A very special thanks to Phil Boyle and Sam Pastorial of Lakeland Community College for making this incredible AWT RoboBots Greatest Hits video to celebrate our 2020 RoboBot participants and especially our 2020 graduating seniors! Watch the complete video by clicking the link below.
AWT RoboBots Greatest Hits Video

Shop Local for your PPE

Do you need sanitizer, sewed masks, face shields, gowns, and/or other personal protective equipment (PPE) to keep your employees safe during COVID-19? The Mentor Chamber of Commerce has launched a local Lake County list of PPE suppliers and The Ohio Manufacturing Alliance has launched a state-wide emergency PPE Makers' Exchange. Click the buttons below to view the available PPE and PPE providers. 

PPE from Local Mentor, OH Manufacturers/Suppliers
Ohio Emergency PPE Makers' Exchange

Virtual Events for your Business

Want to gain valuable information while practicing social-distancing? Register for the virtual events below by clicking on the buttons below.


OAI: AeroTech Digital Summit June 2nd-3rd, 2020
GCP: Midwest Success Aerospace and Defense Summit- June 25 & 26, 2020

Shopping Online?

If you're shopping online, use AmazonSmile and select "Alliance for Working Together Foundation" as your non-profit and the AmazonSmile Foundation will donate 0.5% of your eligible orders to AWT. 

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