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Need Clothes? Why Not Stop By Pennsylvania Women Work

Women’s Clothing Giveway sponsored by Pennsylvania Women Work will take place on Wednesday, January 13, 2010 from 10 AM to 2:30 PM. Stop by and fill your bag with: 2-piece suits Pants/Skirts Blazers/Blouses Dresses Shoes, belts, purses, etc. One bag per person. First come, first served. Our address is  411 Seventh Avenue, Suite 925, Pittsburgh,… Continue Reading

Circle of Hope Award goes to Jeffrey S. Broadhurst

On Wednesday, October 14, 2009, the 9th Annual Pennsylvania Women Work Circle of Hope Awards will be held at the Omni William Penn Hotel.  Pennsylvania Women Work! is a strong advocate for educational and economic equity among all people.  Over the past two decades, PAWW and its 23 member New Choices programs across the Commonwealth… Continue Reading

A Day of Celebration for Pennsylvania Women

On April 28th Pennsylvania Women Work celebrated their 13th Annual Leadership Day event in Harrisburg, Pennsylvania.  Women stood up not only for equal pay, but for the opportunities to become self-sufficient.   Over 200 women gathered from across the state and from over 22 New Choices/New Options programs to celebrate. The day started at the… Continue Reading

“Re-Shaping Your Future” by Pennsylvania Women Work

Pennsylvania Women Work and PNC Bank are proud to be hosting the  “Re-Shaping Your Future” Career Conference on Saturday, March 28, 2009 from 8:30 am – 3:00 pm at PNC Firstside Center, 500 First Avenue Downtown Pittsburgh (next to the Firstside T station)   This is a day for YOU! Workshop topics include career and… Continue Reading

Pennsylvania Women Work is Making a Difference

Here are some highlights and accolades from 2008,  a very productive year. New Choices/New Options The New Choices/New Options programs reported their statistics for the fiscal year 2007-2008 in August. 2,853 Pennsylvanians received career development instruction, individual support services and job placement assistance at 23 locations across the Commonwealth. Out of those individuals receiving support, 2,… Continue Reading

Circle of Hope Honors Joe Guyaux of PNC Financial Services

Pennsylvania Women Work’s Eighth Annual Circle of Hope awards was another inspiring success. Held on October 15th at the Hilton Pittsburgh Hotel, the evening honored Joe Guyaux, of PNC Financial Services for their dedication and support to Pennsylvania’s single parents and displaced homemakers.  Pennsylvania Women Work also honored four Women of Triumph. These women managed to… Continue Reading

Pennsylvania Women Work Celebrates its Successes with the 2008 Circle of Hope Awards

 Pennsylvania Women Work serves as a strong voice for issues concerning educational and economic equity for all.  Over the past two decades, Pennsylvania Women Work and its 24 member New Choices programs across the Commonwealth have provided a holistic approach to economic self-sufficiency for over 160,000 women in transition.  Services include: career development classes, skills… Continue Reading