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Black Workers’ Wages Are Finally Rising

February 7, 2020

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 […]

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JEVS hireAbility Program on Comcast Newsmakers

January 30, 2020

Our JEVS hireAbility program was featured recently on Comcast Newsmakers to share information about all of our services for individuals with disabilities in both Pennsylvania and […]

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JEVS Receives Kessler Foundation Grant

January 27, 2020

$450,000 Kessler Foundation Grant to Encourage People with Disabilities to Look for Employment Foundation’s Signature Employment Grant given to JEVS Human Services in Philadelphia to launch […]

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Ways to Volunteer This Chanukah

November 27, 2019

The thing about doing good for others is that there is an inexhaustible supply of opportunities and, of course, others. Twenty-four hours a day, seven days […]

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Connect.Share.Give. A Program That Helps the Hungry and Adults with Intellectual Disabilities

November 25, 2019

UPPER DARBY, Pa. (WPVI) — It’s estimated that 1 in 5 Philadelphians is food-insecure. That’s much higher than the national average, and you can see the […]

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Cherry Hill resident survived horrors of opioid abuse, reclaimed life

November 5, 2019

Becky Shuhart (left) with son Caiden (right) at their Cherry Hill home. Shuhart was to be honored on Nov. 1 in Philadelphia by JEVS Human Services […]

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Posted in JEVS In The News JEVS Program: ACT

After a life on the streets, a guide back for others

November 4, 2019

Becky Shuhart. PHOTO BY DAVID MAIALETTI / STAFF PHOTOGRAPHER  by Mike Newall Becky Shuhart was living in a scraggly patch of dirt and bushes next to […]

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Philly Program Successful in Helping People Recovering from Opioid Addiction Find Jobs

October 2, 2019

The JEVS ACT team combines recovery treatment with employment services. Left to right: Ryan Kelly, GED/Adult Education Instructor, Maria Delgado, Employment Manager, Gina Albater, client at […]

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