PVJOBS Participant Flown to State of the Union Address[PDF doc: 40 KB]
Turkey Giveaway Tuesday[Word doc: 169 KB]
Journeys of Courage Luncheon[Word doc: 161 KB]
Top photo: PVJOBS Celebrated its 16th year at the September 24th Recognition Luncheon, honoring contractors who hire from the local disadvantaged population and their employees. Pictured from left are Visonary of the Year Ron Miller; James Martinez, a U.S. Veteran who served in Japan after the tsunami and nuclear accident; D’Andre Hill, a 19-year-old former juvenile offender; LaDaya Epps, a PVJOBS participant who had been homeless; and Erich Engler, Business Manager for Walsh Shea Corridor Constructors, contractors on the Crenshaw/LAX Transit Project. Martinez and Epps are employed at the Crenshaw/LAX Transit Project, while Hill works at the Playa Vista development.
Center photo: Pictured from left are Ernest Roberts, PVJOBS Executive Director; U.S. Congresswoman Lucille Roybal-Allard; Ron Miller, Los Angeles/Orange Counties Building and Construction Trades Council; Beverly White, general Assignment Reporter for NBC4 Southern California; and Jim Bickhart, President, PVJOBS Board of Directors.
Bottom photo: Pictured from left are Ernest Roberts, PVJOBS; Erich Engler, Business Manager, Walsh/Shea Corridor Constructors; and Emcee Beverly White, General Assignment Reporter for NBC4 Southern California. Walsh/Shea's work on the Crenshaw/LAX Transit Project has received national attention due to the partnership between the contractor, PVJOBS and a coalition of local community based organizations which has enabled the hiring of zip code-targeted and disadvantaged workers.
U.S. Treasury Secretary Visits PVJOBS [Word doc: 170 KB]
PVJOBS Participates in "Welcome Home" [Word doc: 170 KB]
Mission View Public Charter Opens at PVJOBS [Word doc: 168 KB]
PVJOBS Assists with Crenshaw Line Local Hiring [Word doc: 60 KB]
PVJOBS, Hensel Phelps Join to Give Away 700 Turkeys [Word doc: 7,855KB]
PVJOBS Co-sponsors Free Construction Compliance Summit on 9/27 [Word doc: 221KB]
PVJOBS Executive Director Honored for Community Leadership [Word doc: 95KB]