Industry Led & Worker Centered

WRTP | BIG STEP is a 501(c)3 nonprofit workforce intermediary dedicated to connecting people to family-sustaining jobs. Our mission is to enhance the ability of public and private sector organizations to recruit, develop, and retain a more diverse, qualified workforce in construction, manufacturing and emerging sectors of the regional economy.

By being industry led, worker centered, and community focused, WRTP/BIG STEP helps under-employed, under-served, and under-represented individuals succeed in well-paying careers while exceeding industry’s workforce needs.

Partnership Spotlight: The Walbec Group

After her tenure as a Director at WRTP/BIG STEP, Tracey Griffith joined the Walbec Group as an Outreach Manager, where she currently oversees outreach and [...]

“Home To Stay” Event

A Resource-Rich Event Dedicated to Supporting Justice-Involved Persons, Returning Citizens and their Families "Home to Stay" is a "one-stop shop" event that brings a broad spectrum [...]