Center of Workforce Innovations (CWI) is a 501(c)3 workforce development organization in the
Northwest Indiana counties of Jasper, Lake, La Porte, Newton, Porter, Pulaski, and Starke
governed by a Board of Directors.
CWI is a multi-faceted organization serving as an intermediary to convene community and
industry groups to facilitate solutions, provide data and labor market information, offer
information about resources, and seed best practices that assist in formulating solutions. CWI
also directly delivers services such as career advising, provides credit recovery programming,
and has community learning centers for adult education services.
CWI also provides programmatic and fiscal oversight for sub-recipients of adult education
providers, youth oriented workforce providers, and for the American Job Centers, referred to as
WorkOne in Indiana, which is governed by a Board of Directors known as the Northwest Indiana
Workforce Board. The board is comprised of business, education, labor, community, and
economic development leaders responsible for the strategic vision of workforce development
and as previously mentioned the governance of WorkOne system in Northwest Indiana.
CWI is issuing this Request for Proposals (RFP) to solicit interest by experienced entities to
provide legal services.