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Spencer Area Jobs Trust Reimburses Six Businesses Who Participated In This Year's Summer Internship Program

Wed 10-31-2018

(Spencer)-- The Spencer Area Jobs Trust has reimbursed six employers for a portion of internship wages earned over the summer.

The wages were reimbursed through the organization's internship program which provides support and financial resources to help existing employers find workers with the right skills, introduce new young professionals to the region and retain young professionals currently living in the region.

In total six interns working at the businesses earned a little more than $37,000 this past summer. The Spencer Area Jobs Trust reimbursed a little more than $17,000 to the employers.

The Spencer Area Jobs Trust is comprised of representatives from Spencer area businesses and the Iowa Lakes Corridor Development Corporation.