The Self-Sufficiency Fund Program, administered by the Texas Workforce Commission (TWC), assists businesses by designing, financing and implementing customized job training programs in partnership with public community and technical colleges, a higher education extension service, & community-based organizations for the creation of new jobs and/or the retraining of existing workforce. The goal of the Self-Sufficiency Fund is to assist recipients of Temporary Assistance for Needy Families (TANF), Supplemental Nutritional Assistance Program (SNAP), or a parent, including a noncustodial parent whose annual wages are at or below $37,000 to obtain training, get jobs, and become independent of government financial assistance.
The Self-Sufficiency Fund Proposal Submission Forms have recently been updated and consist of the following documents:
In addition, other documents have been created to assist applicants and businesses. They include:
Proposals are currently being accepted.
Please contact the Workforce Business Services Outreach & Customer Support today at (512) 463-8844 or CustomizedTraining.Solutions@twc.state.tx.us to discuss your project.
The Workforce Business Services Outreach & Customer Support Team will:
Project developers are highly encouraged to take advantage of technical assistance prior to final proposal submission. Proposals may be submitted at any time to the Texas Workforce Commission.
Dale A. Robertson
Please e-mail questions or comments to CustomizedTraining.Solutions@twc.state.tx.us.