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JFCS Fall Career Fair Draws Job Seekers & Employers

Recently, JFCS Career Development Center hosted our second post-pandemic in-person job fair in Carnegie, with over 20 companies for participants to network with and learn about. Those who attended had the opportunity to speak face-to-face with employers throughout the county with jobs ranging from banking to marketing to business.  Employers…Read More

Immigrant Workforce Program Opens Career Doors for Pittsburghers From Around the World

Over the course of 10 weeks this summer, 12 individuals from eight different countries participated in the Immigrant Workforce Program (IWP), a career-readiness initiative with JFCS and Literacy Pittsburgh for immigrants in Allegheny County. This summer’s cohort focused especially on healthcare and health-related fields. During the course of the program,…Read More

PRESS RELEASE: Innovation District Skills Alliance, a Transformative New Program for Job Seekers and Employers, Launches in Pittsburgh Innovation District

IDSA connects high-barrier residents to living wages, lucrative opportunities, and innovative employers.  Pittsburgh, PA, July 7, 2022 — InnovatePGH, Jewish Family and Community Services, local universities, and philanthropic partners are launching the Innovation District Skills Alliance (IDSA) this month. IDSA creates career pathways for high-barrier residents from neighborhoods surrounding Oakland,…Read More