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Center for Literacy opens doors to jobs and education purpose

Oct. 1, 2019 11:00 am

Center for Literacy opens doors to jobs and education

Last program year, CFL opened the doors for 1,045 adults: 53% were non-native English speakers, 47% were native English speaking students.
JEVS+SNHU partnership is creating affordable, flexible degree programs for Philly purpose

Sep. 30, 2019 3:00 pm

JEVS+SNHU partnership is creating affordable, flexible degree programs for Philly

The program allows students to make their own schedule and get help from JEVS coaches.
LaSalle University launches the Small Nonprofit Learning Center purpose

Sep. 30, 2019 8:00 am

LaSalle University launches the Small Nonprofit Learning Center

"While there’s no denying that bigger nonprofits have some distinct advantages, we celebrate what small nonprofits can achieve by strengthening core infrastructures," says Laura Otten, director of the university's Nonprofit Center.
These are the organizations you recommended for adult education purpose

Sep. 25, 2019 5:06 pm

These are the organizations you recommended for adult education

Here are the Philly nonprofits our readers said offer exemplary services in Philadelphia.
PASCEP blazed trails in the continuing ed landscape of the city. And it’s still going strong purpose

Sep. 24, 2019 1:00 pm

PASCEP blazed trails in the continuing ed landscape of the city. And it’s still going strong

The Pan-African Studies Community Education Program at Temple has offered low-cost academic and life skills classes for adults since 1975.
Want to upskill? Consider learning American Sign Language purpose

Sep. 16, 2019 8:00 am

Want to upskill? Consider learning American Sign Language

Columnist Krys Sipple talks to folks at the Deaf-Hearing Communication Centre about how, for certain occupations, the ability to communicate in ASL is vital.
The future of work — a game of musical chairs purpose

Sep. 13, 2019 11:00 am

The future of work — a game of musical chairs

In her guest column, Andrea Custis of the Urban League assesses who is most at risk for job displacement, and the strategies that best position workers to navigate the changes.
Free classes at Lillian Marrero Library pair cooking with English learning purpose

Sep. 13, 2019 8:00 am

Free classes at Lillian Marrero Library pair cooking with English learning

The next Edible Alphabet class at Lillian Marrero Library begins on September 13 and will meet every Friday from 10:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m.
Skills acquisition to literacy — this month we’re talking adult education in Philadelphia purpose

Sep. 10, 2019 2:14 pm

Skills acquisition to literacy — this month we’re talking adult education in Philadelphia

In the upcoming weeks, we will introduce you to some of the adult education providers who impact the lives of adults with barriers to employment, as well as those organizations that offer opportunities for nonprofit pros to develop new skills.
Who’s helping seniors bridge the digital divide? purpose

May 29, 2019 3:57 pm

Who’s helping seniors bridge the digital divide?

These 5 organizations are working in Philadelphia to keep seniors connected in an increasingly digital world.

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