The U.S. Department of Labor has given $8 million in grants to two Milwaukee nonprofits to support workforce training programs for technology jobs.

Employ Milwaukee, Inc. — formerly the Milwaukee Area Workforce Investment Board — and UMOS each received $4 million. The money will support IT training for people receiving help from the organizations through the Housing Authority of the City of Milwaukee’s TechForce Center, which is run with Milwaukee Area Technical College. Read the full BizTimes story here.