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Jim Cawley

By Jim Cawley

In Her Words: Meet Carniesha

Wed, March 22, 2017

Carniesha Kwashie

Our past shapes who we are today. Hear Carniesha's story, in her own words.

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Jim Cawley

By Jim Cawley

Nearly $1 Million Invested in Philadelphia to Help Youth Develop Job Skills

Fri, December 18, 2015

Nearly $1 Million Invested

The Annie E. Casey Foundation has announced it will award nearly $1 million in Philadelphia to support a new initiative called Generation Work.

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Kevin Dow

By Kevin Dow

Industry Partnerships: A Winning Proposition for PA

Fri, June 26, 2015

Industry Partnerships: A Winning Proposition for PA

Pennsylvania’s Industry Partnership training program has become a model for other states and has even helped shape a new federal workforce law that will be implemented in the coming months.

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Kevin Dow

By Kevin Dow

Innovative Workforce Partnerships Announced

Thu, February 05, 2015

Innovative Workforce Partnerships Announced

To address the gap between the region’s low-skilled workforce and the needs of the region’s employers, JOIN has awarded $50,000 planning grants to four organizations through the Win-Win Challenge.

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Kevin Dow

By Kevin Dow

Creating a Win-Win Solution for the Region’s Workforce

Thu, June 26, 2014

Creating a Win-Win Solution for the Region's Workforce

To increase the number of Greater Philadelphians earning a family-sustaining wage and meet the talent needs of regional employers, JOIN has launched the “Win-Win Challenge,” a new funding opportunity for nonprofit organizations to develop the next great workforce partnership.

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Diane Castelbuono

By Diane Castelbuono

Helping Job-Seekers and Employers JOIN Forces

Wed, November 20, 2013

Helping Job-Seekers and Employers JOIN Forces

Everyone deserves to have a job that allows them to provide for their family and save for their future. This is why United Way plays a role in JOIN to help build pathways out of poverty for lower-skilled adults.

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