Member Profile: Harmon Personnel Services, Greenfield, Massachusetts

Dec 02, 2015 No Comments by

Meet Mark Smith, Sales and Operations Manager at Harmon Personnel, and Kristin Peterson, Director of Operations at Harmon’s Community Action parent organization. Community Action acquired Harmon in 2007 as a for-profit firm with a worker-centered culture and excellent reputation, and continues that legacy while targeting lower-income job seekers for employment.

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San Jose Silicon Valley Chamber names TeenForce Non-profit of the Year

Jan 22, 2015 No Comments by

Congratulations to Alliance member TeenForce, recognized by the San Jose Silicon Valley Chamber with its inaugural “Non-profit of the Year” award! “We embraced the TeenForce story the first time we heard it in 2012,” said Matt Mahood, CEO of the SJSV Chamber. “They simultaneously provide a hiring service to our Chamber members and support the […]

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Member Profile: Goodwill Staffing, Colorado Springs

Mar 13, 2013 No Comments by

Goodwill Staffing in Colorado Springs began operating in 1998 as a way to expand employment services to economically disadvantaged individuals referred from the Department of Human Services. Around that time, Goodwill job developers were increasingly hearing from employers, “We use staffing companies,” and management was aware of other Goodwills that had developed staffing agencies. Discover […]

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TeenForce progressing toward goal for foster youth Hiring Fair

Mar 11, 2013 No Comments by

Congratulations to TeenForce, now about halfway to its goal to secure 100 jobs for current and former foster youth with San Jose Silicon Valley Chamber of Commerce members.  So far, 12 employers have committed to 47 positions and more are in the works. TeenForce and local youth agencies are collaborating to prepare and place the […]

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