Definitions - Commonly Used Terms and Acronyms

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There are currently 5 names in this directory beginning with the letter W.

Wealth creation
Increasing individual net worth which is defined as the value of all assets owned net of all liabilities owed at a point in time.

White people or communities
People or communities with the racial identity of Caucasian, without being Latino (per Coalitions of Communities of Color).

Workforce development
A range of educational, training, and networking activities to create, sustain, and retain a viable workforce that supports economic security for individuals and meets current and future business and industry needs.

Workforce housing
Workforce housing can be rental and ownership market housing units that are affordable to households with incomes from Moderately Priced Dwelling Units (MPDU) income limit up to Area Median Income (AMI).
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