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Michael Moran Speaker Series: Poverty in Pittsburgh

Dave PhillipsDave Phillips, Founder
Cincinnati Works

Friday, November 7th, 5-7 PM
Location: TBA

Dave Philips retired from his career with accounting firm, Arthur Andersen, to join his wife, Liane in starting Cincinnati Works in 1996.

CW has been phenomenally successful in its short history of just more than a decade.

Cincinnati Works

    Successes include:

  • High number of clients who become and remain employed, particularly poor and minority males.
  • Successful interventions for former gang members who wish to become employed.
  • Ongoing employee assistance program tailored to the needs of the working poor.
  • More than 5,000 men and women with 80% job retention rate after one year.

Can this model work in Pittsburgh?

Be part of our open forum as Dave interfaces with our panel of Pittsburgh experts.

Admittance is free and seating will be available on a first-come-first-serve basis but pre-registration is requested. You may register below or by calling 412-330-8484.

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