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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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Posted in Apprenticeships JEVS In The News

Building a Future in Carpentry

February 3, 2020

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. […]

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Posted in Blog JEVS Program: Project WOW

JEVS’ The Choice is Yours and Opportunity Youth Academy Participants Celebrate Penn Foster High School Graduation

January 31, 2020

TCY/OYA Program Director Nigel Bowe (center) with graduates Kaleb Wexler, Iquilla Hairston, Ameerah Pepples, Kassir Brown, and Edward Timmons. On Wednesday, January 29, 2020, 18 participants […]

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Volunteering at JEVS Does a World of Good

January 30, 2020

Volunteering means contributing time and effort, supporting a worthy cause, and helping those in need. Volunteering at JEVS is not only good for the people we […]

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Making Hope Happen for Returning Citizens

Jeff Abramowitz, executive director of Reentry Services at JEVS Human Services, outside the Looking Forward Philadelphia program office on Cecil B. Moore Avenue. In Philadelphia, an […]

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Posted in Blog Client Spotlight

JEVS hireAbility Program on Comcast Newsmakers

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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Posted in Blog JEVS In The News

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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Posted in JEVS In The News Press Releases

Mentorship Tip of the Month: Don’t Assume – Ask!

January 22, 2020

Mentorship Tips of the Month are brought to you by Mentorship at JEVS. Don’t assume anything about your mentee – ask! Assuming is part of human […]

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Posted in Blog Mentoring

Not Your Grandparents’ Apprenticeship: Series 2…Cutting the Red Tape, Aligning Current Business Operations with Registered Apprenticeships

January 17, 2020

The term “apprenticeship” has been used throughout history to generally describe a method of onboarding and training, traditionally seen in the building trades. In the first […]

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Posted in Apprenticeships Blog

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