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Florida Starts Partnership to Give Puerto Rico Evacuees Jobs

Thursday, February 08, 2018

Florida Starts Partnership to Give Puerto Rico Evacuees Jobs

"MIAMI LAKES, FL (WWSB) - Florida Gov. Rick Scott is partnering with the South Florida Puerto Rican chamber of commerce and a private university from the Caribbean island to offer jobs to Hurricane Maria's evacuees.

Scott said Wednesday the partnership will work through the state's job placement agency CareerSource, which already received $1 million to assist families displaced by the devastating hurricane. It includes training, advertising and English classes through Puerto Rico's Ana G. Mendez University System..."

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