Making Hope Happen
JEVS Human Services has 1,000 employees and two dozen successful programs providing skills development, job readiness & career services, vocational rehabilitation, recovery services, adult residential and community participation services, and in-home personal assistance.
You Can Make Hope Happen
Help JEVS continue to provide life-changing programs to those most in need by making a donation today. Your contribution will go a long way to Making Hope Happen!Donate Now
When Ambition Finds Opportunity
Meet Markus Mitchell, a graduate of JEVS IT apprenticeship programs and an integral member of our technology team, as seen in the New York Times.Read Story
Didn’t finish high school? There’s a program for that…
E3 Power Center City provides education, employment, empowerment and life skills training to out-of-school youth designed to help youth re-engage academically and develop skills needed to be successful in the global economy.Learn More
JEVS is a Top Workplace!
For the third year in a row, JEVS Human Services has been awarded the Inquirer's 2019 Top Workplaces honor.Read More
Help Make the Prom Happen
Spring Prom is just around the corner. Help us celebrate the accomplishments of students in our out-of-school programs by giving them this rite of passage. Donations and volunteers needed!Learn More
Get Back on Track
Project WOW offers skills training, GED® test preparation, and job placement assistance for Philly youth ages 18–24 who did not complete high school. Classes start soon!Enroll Now
Introducing 3 Cups of Coffee®!
3 Cups of Coffee® is a new short-term mentoring program that matches people who are job-ready with a volunteer mentor in their target industry. Mentors provide a wealth of knowledge and connections to help mentees land-and succeed in-the perfect job!Learn More
When you're ready to show what you can do...
We now offer a Southern New Hampshire University degree, powered by JEVS. Achieve your educational goals in a flexible, affordable way – on your schedule - with coaching, resources and support.Learn More
TCY Featured in National Publication
JEVS' The Choice is Yours diversion program is one of only three programs to be spotlighted in a new Criminal Justice Toolkit from the Jewish Council on Public Affairs that addresses mass incarceration.Read More
You Can Make an Impact
Invest in independence. Help us help new Americans hailing from 30 countries across the globe.
Growing up in a Rwandan refugee camp, the American dream seemed like just a dream until Gentil and his family found JEVS Human Services. He got a new start and the skills he needed to succeed.Learn More
Your contribution matters and will be used wisely to continue providing vital services for those most in need throughout Greater Philadelphia.
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From Dropping out of High School to College Scholarship
Making Hope Happen for DaShawn “When I was growing up, I wasn’t allowed to attend school,” recalls DaShawn G. “I grew up in a really strict […]Continue Reading
Black Workers’ Wages Are Finally Rising
By Jeanna Smialek and Ben Casselman Photographs by Demetrius Freeman Feb. 7, 2020 PHILADELPHIA — On a brisk January morning Markus Mitchell arrives at his desk at 8:30, his phone […]Continue Reading
Building a Future in Carpentry
Happy & Grateful Carpenters! Project WOW participant Gabriel A. (right) and a fellow classmate in the Furnishing-A-Future program proudly display their certificates of completion. Gabriel A. […]Continue Reading