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Recruiting startup JaneHires is moving into the impact space method

Feb. 17, 2017 9:06 am

Recruiting startup JaneHires is moving into the impact space

Aside from working with Back on My Feet, Wash Cycle Laundry and other local mission-driven employers, the startup is helping companies hone in on fair chance hiring practices.
Returning citizens can hone their job interview skills in Kensington today method

Feb. 14, 2017 7:22 am

Returning citizens can hone their job interview skills in Kensington today

Folks from Councilman Allan Domb's office, Impact Services and Lowe's are coming together on Valentine's Day to help returning citizens find work.
Learn about the workforce development program that’s serving over 1K Philly youth per year people

Feb. 9, 2017 9:00 am

Learn about the workforce development program that’s serving over 1K Philly youth per year

Watch recruiter Andre Jenkins share one of his favorite Job Corps success stories in his "Around the Corner" interview.
10 things you should know about reentry in Philadelphia purpose

Jan. 31, 2017 12:41 pm

10 things you should know about reentry in Philadelphia

The people, facts and figures — and why it's a good thing there's no “face of reentry” in Philly.
Work can keep Chris Catona out of prison. His past won’t let him keep a job people

Jan. 27, 2017 12:57 pm

Work can keep Chris Catona out of prison. His past won’t let him keep a job

Catona sold weed to feed his heroin addiction and went to prison. He worked, got clean, went to school and learned to train dogs. Yet, he can't keep a job to save his life — literally.
Here’s what’s on the horizon for Green City Works in 2017 purpose

Jan. 16, 2017 11:19 am

Here’s what’s on the horizon for Green City Works in 2017

The University City District nonprofit is all about putting local unemployed residents to work — including those with records.
Why the Office of Reintegration Services wants to move back to Center City results

Jan. 4, 2017 12:58 pm

Why the Office of Reintegration Services wants to move back to Center City

RISE moved to Spring Garden two years ago. "We're at low numbers," said executive director Ceciley Bradford-Jones. "We haven't had an influx of participants in a while."
Check out our 2017 editorial calendar purpose

Jan. 3, 2017 12:34 pm

Check out our 2017 editorial calendar

Diving into topics such as reentry, corporate social responsibility and immigration.
Triple Bottom Brewery wants to brew a beer in honor of your favorite nonprofit funding

Dec. 20, 2016 3:14 pm

Triple Bottom Brewery wants to brew a beer in honor of your favorite nonprofit

Every $10 donation increases your chances of winning the mission-driven brewery's new lottery incentive: The winner gets to brew their favorite beer and support an organization of their choosing in the process.
A new craft brewery is coming to town with a social mission (and beer) in hand purpose

Nov. 29, 2016 12:36 pm

A new craft brewery is coming to town with a social mission (and beer) in hand

After months of community engagement efforts, Triple Bottom Brewery will launch next summer with a mission to fight homelessness and recidivism.

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