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January 21, 2020

Philadelphia’s Rebuild program has just announced this new pathway to union building trades apprenticeships that requires an online application by Feb 7th.  See details below.

The Rebuild program is cultivating a pre-screened, vetted applicant pool that Rebuild can draw...

January 15, 2020

When Kimberly McGlonn was growing up in Milwaukee, her food activist father opened a healthy deli across the street from a KFC and her mother volunteered as a counselor at a local prison.

“While I had this really rich early childhood of activism and safety, I also have...

August 6, 2019

Applications for YouthBuild Program Grants

The U.S. Department of Labor’s Employment and Training Administration is seeking applications for YouthBuild program grants.

Authorized by the Workforce Innovation and Opportunity Act (WIOA), these grants help organizations...

July 29, 2019

This week Rebuild launched its first round of recruitment for two exciting new job programs aimed at giving diverse candidates paid pathways into careers in a construction union.

The paid pre-apprenticeship training will lead to apprenticeships working on Rebuild sites,...

July 22, 2019

The Pathways to Advanced Manufacturing program prepares participants for entry-level employment in the advanced manufacturing industry. The program includes classroom and hands-on technical skills instruction.

Learning opportunities include meeting employer partners, gu...

June 30, 2019

Founded about four years ago, by Steve Greenberg, Furnishing a Future aims to both provide the valuable skill of carpentry for those working towards re-entering society. Along with carpentry, Furnishing a Future provides training on general job readiness skills, job ap...

June 10, 2019

This eye-catching mural by Jessie Unterhalter and Katey Truhn is complete and Mural Arts Philadelphia couldn't be more appreciative to everyone involved in this process, especially members of their Guild program.

For #ReentryAwarenessMonth they will be highli...

March 19, 2019

More about entry requirements:

Not all the trades require a HS Diploma or GED, so neither do we (80-90% do, but not all). For someone to get the most out of this program and have a good chance to be placed afterwards, they should be 18 years old or older, have a valid d...

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