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JEVS’ Trade School Announces Partnership to Establish Apprenticeship Training Center

June 21, 2018

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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Career Exploration: Helping Students Sample New Careers

June 14, 2018

Kim Brown could not have been more proud of her grandson Dionte Brown, a senior at Mastery’s Simon Gratz Charter High School in North Philadelphia. Yes, the […]

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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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Executive Q&A with Kristen Rantanen

May 30, 2018

Kristen Rantanen (far right) is pictured above with our production team on location for 2017 Strictly Business Inspiration Award winner Steven Morales’ (second from right) award […]

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My Internship with JEVS

May 24, 2018

Over the past nine weeks, I have been working with JEVS Human Services’ Communication and Marketing Team as an intern. My experience here has not only […]

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Reaching Low-Income Students in STEM Deserts

The lack of access to STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering and Math)-related activities as an out-of-school-time experience continues to plague many low-income Philadelphia communities. Children and teens […]

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