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In West Philly, a diverse group trains to break through in a field dominated by young white men purpose

Apr. 23, 2021 3:49 pm

In West Philly, a diverse group trains to break through in a field dominated by young white men

"Sometimes we get too focused on the deficit model in Black communities. But there is an ‘and.’ We can offer basic digital learning and technology training," says Soneyet Muhammad.
This nonprofit is training returning citizens for construction jobs funding

Nov. 9, 2016 12:50 pm

This nonprofit is training returning citizens for construction jobs

Philadelphia Community Corps has so far connected half its participants to employment opportunities and saved 100,000 pounds of materials from landfills in the process. It's crowdfunding for tools this #GivingTuesday.
LSH gears up for its second job readiness program after successful first run funding

Aug. 21, 2015 10:45 am

LSH gears up for its second job readiness program after successful first run

The program is based on the curriculum of the National Retail Federation.
Philadelphia Community Corps Combines Job Training with Blight Removal funding

Oct. 21, 2014 12:58 pm

Philadelphia Community Corps Combines Job Training with Blight Removal

[metaslider id=31911] Quetta Robinson, 24, of West Philadelphia has always wanted to work with animals. But since returning from a three-month stint in prison, finding work in her field of choice has been difficult. “I guess they look at my background and probably don’t want to hire me,” she said about potential employers, including shelters […]

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