Opportunity Inc. of Hampton Roads
Opportunity Inc. serves as the regional leader of workforce development, ensuring the strategic alignment of efforts that facilitate meaningful employment and economic growth in Hampton Roads, while excelling at the delivery of business, workforce and youth funded services. It seeks to develop and implement a system that prepares the existing and emerging workforce to meet the needs of the current business community, attract high quality employment to the region and support new, high growth innovative enterprises.
To further support workforce development in the Hampton Roads area, Opportunity Inc. created the Hampton Roads Workforce Development Corporation, a 501©(3) organization. It enables Opportunity Inc. to implement programs that cannot be funded with federal funds or where such funds are insufficient to cover the entire program cost.