JVS News

White House Reports Feature JVS

May 23, 2014
White House: JVS was featured in a White House Report for its effective programs that serve the long-term unemployed.
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JVS Entrepreneur Graduates Chosen to Participate in MassChallenge Program

April 16, 2014
Congratulations to Magbe Savane, Keri Steckler, and Skerley Telusnor—graduates of JVS's entrepreneurial training programs—for being chosen to participate in the MassChallenge Entrepreneur Partners Network, an inaugural program run by The Boston Foundation.
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Group dedicated to giving homeless tools for success

March 11, 2014
WCVB Channel 5 News: In Boston Strong, one who knows a thing about running is helping others go the distance. Not long ago, Akita was unemployed and homeless. Then life for her and her two children changed.
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Knowledge economy is leaving some behind

October 26, 2013
The Boston Globe: Chameise Few, an unemployed single mother, has interviewed for nearly a dozen jobs in child care and retail over the past 18 months. Each time, she begins with high hopes, only to see them dashed as soon as employers learn she quit high school in the 11th grade.
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Good jobs — The Quiet Issue In Mayor’s Race

August 29, 2013
The Boston Globe: Labor Day is usually the official start to political campaigns, and will likely see a major uptick in interest in the Boston mayoral race. It is also a time when we traditionally reflect on jobs issues.
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