The OneUP Collaborative

What is the
OneUP Collaborative?

The OneUP Collaborative consists of multiple collectives that unite movers and shakers from private businesses, K-12, and postsecondary education, community organizations, economic development, and workforce development entities. The collectives are convened by Upper Peninsula Michigan Works! and led by professionals in their respective industries.

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OneUP, people around a desk collaborating

What Does the OneUP Collaborative Do?

The OneUP Collaborative hosts these collectives, empowering industry leaders to team-up on projects that meet the needs of Upper Peninsula businesses, create demand-driven education and job training programs, drive competition for grant funds speaking as a “one U.P.” voice, and strategize to overcome local challenges.

Current collectives include:

  • Manufacturing
  • Healthcare
  • Hospitality & Tourism
  • Electrification
  • Education & Training
  • Youth Initiatives

Interested in learning more? Join the OneUP Collaborative!