The Heart of Oregon Corps, Inc. will receive a $1.1 million grant from the U.S. Department of Labor, one of 71 YouthBuild programs in the U.S. to receive more than $73 million in federal funding.

Heart of Oregon Corps YouthBuild provides classroom and field instruction for kids ages 16 to 24 so they can work toward their high school diploma or GED, earn college credits and learn job skills.