Grow LV is a nonprofit corporation, 501c(3), organized exclusively for charitable purposes. The mission of the organization is to operate for the exclusive benefit of carrying out the mission of the Las Vegas Global Economic Alliance (LVGEA). LVGEA works toward providing economic and educational development and revitalization efforts in Clark County, Nevada. The goal of these efforts is to expand employment opportunities, transportation options, and entrepreneurial infrastructure and ultimately economic prosperity for businesses and residents.
Grow LV supports efforts such as:
in 2017, LVGEA released the first Workforce Blueprint, identifying the high-demand occupational priorities for Southern Nevada. By taking into account recent economic trends, existing employer needs, expected target industry growth, and aspirational community goals, the Blueprint identifies a list of the top 100 jobs that will be essential to support our region’s growing economy. In 2019 we will be release an updated report with an emphasis on benchmarking the region's efforts in workforce development.
Workforce Report Card
The Workforce Report Card is the result of research conducted by the LVGEA that delves into the important and evolving workforce needs of the region. Keeping in mind the direct connection between education and economic development, this report outlines discussions on how workforce drives the economy and is a holistic approach to how Southern Nevada can bring in, develop and retain local talent.