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Creating Jobs is a Form of Tikun Olam for Young Leadership Award Winner

July 9, 2018

Work is a passion for Stephanie Koch, a local Jewish community member who serves on the Atlantic County Workforce Development Board. “I believe that employment and […]

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Lasko College Prep Program Reunion Allows Opportunity to Reflect, Catch Up

June 25, 2018

re·un·ion  – rēˈyo͞onyən/ (n) – an instance of people coming together after a period of separation; a social gathering; the act or process of being brought […]

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Did You Know That Your Donation to JEVS is Eligible for EITC?

June 22, 2018

Your tax credit dollars can now support JEVS’ trades and STEM Career Exploration programs through the Educational Improvement and Tax Credits program (EITC). Eligible Pennsylvania businesses […]

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JEVS Caps Off 2018 Year with 458 Graduates

June 21, 2018

It’s that time of year. Graduation! A time for high school and college students to celebrate, but also a moment for us here at JEVS Human […]

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JEVS’ Trade School Announces Partnership to Establish Apprenticeship Training Center

JEVS Human Services’ post-secondary, career training school, Orleans Technical College, announces a new partnership with East Norriton, Pa.,-based Associated Builders and Contractors, Eastern Pennsylvania Chapter (ABC), […]

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First Time Offenders Find New Hope in Philly

June 11, 2018

Nicole Sanchez Ortiz (left) and Shartelle Martinez (right) at the TCY Penn Foster Graduation on June 1, 2018. For Nicole Sanchez Ortiz, The Choice is Yours […]

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Kasim Shaw is Back on Track

June 8, 2018

Kasim Shaw’s mom always knew he had it in him. “His hard work was nothing but faith,” said Izetta Shaw. “At first he lost it. He’s […]

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A Brother Makes a Choice for Himself, and the Brother He Lost to Gun Violence

June 4, 2018

The first-floor windows of Kasim Shaw’s South Philadelphia rowhouse served as babysitter and teacher. “As soon as I peeked out my window,” Shaw said, “I got […]

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JEVS Launches Integrated Behavioral Health

May 31, 2018

What’s in a name? Or in the case of JEVS Integrated Behavioral Health, what’s in three of them? “I think the overall takeaway is that our […]

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JEVS “Celebrates Our Differences” with Disability Pride Philadelphia

This year, JEVS Human Services is pleased to be sponsoring and participating in the 7th Annual Philadelphia Disability Pride series of events! A full week’s worth […]

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