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WINC: Women in Nontraditional Careers

This story was shared by Tara Toms, Apprenticeship Coordinator, Keystone Development Partnership. On January 26th through 28th, tradeswomen and workforce partners from Philadelphia gathered virtually for theWomen In Nontraditional Careers Institute (WINC). The WINC project is a regional collaborative partnership to support, increase, and advance women’s participation in construction, manufacturing, and transit careers. Read More

PA AFL-CIO Joins Reimagine Appalachia To Talk Job Growth Opportunities

Full PA Jobs Report can be found HERE. Just days after job numbers showed PA down half a million jobs since Feb. 2020, and the day after President Biden issued an Executive Order channeling the ReImagine Appalachia Coalition’spolicy blueprint for a climate infrastructure plan, the coalition, in partnership withKeystone Research Center, Pennsylvania AFL-CIO, IBEW, and PennFuture today released a report by the Political Economy Research Institute (PERI) showing that the ReImagine Appalachia (RA) plan would create nearly half a million new jobs statewide in Pennsylvania. Read More