Success By 6 2016 Webinar Series: #1 Free Government Education Grants and Learning Bonds

success by 6

A discussion of how Early Years coordinators and service providers can support public awareness regarding accessing the BC Training & Education Savings Grant and the Canada Learning Bond—Up to $3,200 in a no-fee, zero required contribution Registered Education Savings Plan (RESP).
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Spotlight

Polk County Fire Rescue (PCFR), on behalf of the Polk County Board of County Commissioners, has been awarded the Assistance to Firefighters Grant (AFG) from the Department of Homeland Security/Federal Emergency Management Agency (DHS/FEMA). The public announcement of the successful award was made on June 3, 2016. The grant is to replace PCFR’s aged self-contained breathing apparatus (SCBA), which allows firefighters to have a breathable air supply while in hazardous environments, such as smoke and toxic gases. On Tuesday, June 21, formal acceptance was approved by county commissioners for the $1,579,900 grant. This is a matching grant with a 90 percent federal share ($1,436,273), matched with the county contribution of 10 percent ($143,627).


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CONTRACT INTERPRETATION

Federal Government Contract Training

This webcast explains the processes and principles that apply to the interpretation of federal government procurement contracts. These are matters that are not set out in any laws or regulations (including the FAR), but which are essential information for all personnel engaged in federal acquisition – not just lawyers.

How Public Cloud and Automation are Making an Impact in Government

CloudCheckr

For some government agencies that are just starting their cloud journey, the road ahead can seem daunting. It’s a stark contrast from the old way of buy IT, one that allows agencies to invest in technology as a service rather than accumulating more hardware and software. But cloud adoption doesn’t happen in a vacuum. There is a lot of preparation and planning to decide what your IT environment will look like post-cloud migration and into the future. One of the topics that’s being discussed among agencies is how to automate processes once they’re available in a cloud environment. That can add yet another wrinkle to the complexities of cloud.

Government Social Trends You Can Put Into Practice In 2019

hootsuite

Social media enables government agencies from local to national to better inform and engage with communities. However, there are unique challenges government agencies will need to overcome in 2019. For example, 20 of the 28 markets in the Edelman Trust Barometer lie in distruster territory meaning governments around the world have a lot of work to do.

Database Encryption for Government- High Assurance and Compliance

Thales

Thales and Microsoft will discuss high assurance database encryption for Government Microsoft SQL Server users.

Spotlight

Polk County Fire Rescue (PCFR), on behalf of the Polk County Board of County Commissioners, has been awarded the Assistance to Firefighters Grant (AFG) from the Department of Homeland Security/Federal Emergency Management Agency (DHS/FEMA). The public announcement of the successful award was made on June 3, 2016. The grant is to replace PCFR’s aged self-contained breathing apparatus (SCBA), which allows firefighters to have a breathable air supply while in hazardous environments, such as smoke and toxic gases. On Tuesday, June 21, formal acceptance was approved by county commissioners for the $1,579,900 grant. This is a matching grant with a 90 percent federal share ($1,436,273), matched with the county contribution of 10 percent ($143,627).

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