Lenfest North Philadelphia Workforce Initiative

A group of people standing around a table during a job fair at Temple University.
Temple’s Lenfest Center increases job opportunities for the North Philadelphia community
Type: News Story
The Lenfest Center is a workforce hub helping to improve the quality of life for the North Philadelphia community.
February 28, 2023
Image of the “Swing into School Circus” event held at the former Norris Homes Community Center in North Philadelphia.
An old community center provides new workforce services
Type: News Story
The community center will support collaborative efforts toward digital accessibility and training for both youth and adults in North Philadelphia.
August 25, 2021
The 14th Annual Neighborhood Job Fair provides hope for job seekers
Type: News Story
Learn what employers and resources will be accessible to the community at this event.
June 10, 2021
Image of aerial overview of North Central Philadelphia neighborhoods.
Temple’s Lenfest North Philadelphia Workforce Initiative awarded $2.5 million grant
Type: News Story
The grant from the Lenfest Foundation expands workforce collaborative efforts among community and Temple University organizations in North Philadelphia.
April 21, 2021
Shirley Moy sitting at a diner counter
A Q&A with Shirley Moy
Type: News Story
Moy, a longtime Temple staffer with decades of experience in workforce development, took the reins as executive director of the new Lenfest North Philadelphia Workforce Initiative this summer.
November 6, 2018