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Making Hope Happen

We're helping the people we serve lead self-determined, connected, and hopeful lives that strengthen themselves, their families, and their communities.

Partner with JEVS for Customized Business Solutions & Opportunities

With an 80-year commitment to workforce development, we help employers source and hire motivated employees, build their team through customized training, and more.

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JEVS is Open for Business

We are maintaining services (safely) and (still) making hope happen. Learn more about how we are providing the programs and services our community needs to thrive in challenging times.

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The Results Are In!

JEVS' The Choice is Yours diversion program just released the results of a rigorous external evaluation conducted by Equal Measure. Read about the program's remarkable impact.

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This is What Essential Looks Like

Watch this video to learn more about how our employees are continuing our work, even during our current economic and health crises.

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Strictly Business 2020

Watch the recording of our special virtual edition of Strictly Business, our annual fund-raising and awards event.

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Helpful COVID19 Resources

Check out this easily digestible guide to local and state COVID19 resources.

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JEVS is a Top Workplace!

For the fourth year in a row, JEVS Human Services has been awarded the Inquirer's Top Workplaces honor.

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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!

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Philly didn’t become America’s poorest big city by chance. Here’s how we fix it.

See how JEVS is helping in this Future of Work article by the Inquirer.

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Looking for Work? We Can Help!

JEVS Career Strategies is still helping clients who are looking for work or need help with their job search during these uncertain times. Phone and video conference appointments available.

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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.

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A Virtual 3 Cups of Coffee® Can Jumpstart Your Job Search

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!

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Didn’t finish high school? There’s a program for that…

E3 Power Center City provides education, employment, and life skills training to out-of-school youth to help them re-engage academically and develop skills needed to be successful.

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If Your Next Career Step Requires a Degree

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.

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Help Us Get Philly Back to Work

Invest in skills. Help us provide individuals like Bayir with the tools they need to succeed. Despite the pandemic, Bayir enrolled in our Project WOW and earned his high school diploma.  He has now set his sights on his HVAC certification at our Orleans Technical College.

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Making Hope Happen for Catherine

“Catherine, your resilience is your superpower.” After moving from Wilkes Barre, Pa., to be closer to her son and attempting to search for a job in […]

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Jewish Professionals and Organizations Navigate Job Loss, Career Changes

by Jewish Exponent Stephanie Lees worked in the food and beverage industry selling wine and spirits before the coronavirus pandemic began. The former manager at Butcher […]

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JEVS Offering Job Search, Career Help

  By Northeast Times At age 62, Catherine Blum moved to Northeast Philadelphia for the first time, settling down in Bustleton to be closer to her […]

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  • November 24, 2020

    Looking Forward Virtual Orientation

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  • December 1, 2020

    Virtual Info Session: College Degrees Powered by JEVS

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  • December 1, 2020

    Virtual Info Session: College Degrees Powered by JEVS

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