job training

In this April 14, 2019 file photo, White House senior adviser Ivanka Trump, listens to women speak about their experiences working with Muya, a manufacturing center of textiles and traditional crafts in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia.
Jacquelyn Martin/AP Photo
August 08, 2019 - 12:24 pm
By Darlene Superville, Associated Press WASHINGTON (AP) — Ivanka Trump will travel to South America in September to focus on issues that make it difficult for women in developing countries to prosper financially, including lack of access to credit and limits on employment. President Donald Trump's...
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Construction is underway on a new, larger facility for a job training program run by Philabundance.
Mike DeNardo/KYW Newsradio
Mike DeNardo
May 06, 2019 - 2:54 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — Construction is underway on a new, larger facility for a job training program run by Philabundance. Jose Vargas of Olney was forced into a career change in 2003 when he broke his arm and couldn't work as a delivery driver. "I had to reevaluate my whole career as a...
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Anywhere from 300 to 500 ex-offenders attended Temple University's open house for a six-week job training program specifically for ex-offenders, which provides them with a rare opportunity for a second chance.
Cherri Gregg | KYW Newsradio
Cherri Gregg
August 20, 2018 - 3:43 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — "Be patient — everybody will be seen," advised Mike Robinson, Temple University's director of human resources, to a crowd inside Ritter Hall Monday. Anywhere from 300 to 500 ex-offenders listened intently during Temple's open house for a six-week job training program...
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Pennsylvania Outdoor Corps trainees Giovani and Shyion
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Steve Tawa
August 06, 2018 - 2:00 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — Pennsylvania Outdoor Corps is a statewide initiative that offers work experience, job training, and educational opportunities for young people, while being out in nature. Overlooking Strawberry Mansion Reservoir in East Fairmount Park, State Department of Conservation...
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