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Peirce College is launching a workforce training program for parents results

Aug. 9, 2017 4:25 pm

Peirce College is launching a workforce training program for parents

The program and its "two-generation approach," supported by a $60,000 grant from United Way, is set to launch in 2018 and is for participants over 18 years old with at least one child in the household.
PSA: Philly’s 2-1-1 hotline has a texting option now people

Jul. 26, 2017 11:20 am

PSA: Philly’s 2-1-1 hotline has a texting option now

Text 898-211 to get connected with the city's health and human services offerings. 2-1-1's Meg Finley visited "Around the Corner" to share more.
The future of workforce development in the healthcare industry is — apprenticeships? purpose

Jun. 27, 2017 10:30 am

The future of workforce development in the healthcare industry is — apprenticeships?

District 1199C Training and Upgrading Fund's Cheryl Feldman makes the case that health and human services employers should implement training programs.
‘The majority of nonprofits’ in RHD’s incubator are led by founders of color method

Dec. 19, 2016 12:55 pm

‘The majority of nonprofits’ in RHD’s incubator are led by founders of color

The idea that the people who are closest to a problem are closest to a solution is put into practice at New Beginnings, says Program Manager Tommie Suggs.
Social workers are taking improv classes to learn how to think on their feet method

Oct. 24, 2016 3:45 pm

Social workers are taking improv classes to learn how to think on their feet

Improv comedy: It's not just for your annoying theatre friends anymore.
These are the two essential traits for working in homeless services people

Oct. 4, 2016 12:38 pm

These are the two essential traits for working in homeless services

Working with people in difficult circumstances requires a whole lot of patience and empathy. Take it from 30-year veteran Judy Elzey.
Regional Funders Say Overall Giving, Philanthropic Collaborations are Up funding

Nov. 17, 2014 12:50 pm

Regional Funders Say Overall Giving, Philanthropic Collaborations are Up

Regional giving is growing, according to a new report issued by Philanthropy Network Greater Philadelphia.

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