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We, the Leadership Committee of Joseph’s People, inspired by the example of St. Joseph the Worker and supported by our spiritual community, are dedicated and committed to offering support, guidance, and job counseling services to the people of ... Read more
We, the Leadership Committee of Joseph’s People, inspired by the example of St. Joseph the Worker and supported by our spiritual community, are dedicated and committed to offering support, guidance, and job counseling services to the people of our community who are unemployed or are seeking full employment. We do so without regard to the religious affiliation or lack of religious affiliation of those seeking our help. We are a faith based ecumenical mission.
Joseph's People is a non-denominational and ecumenical non-profit group that serves unemployed and underemployed people. Since 1995, we have helped more than 5,000 people to recover from their job loss. We have more than 1900 members with 12 Chapters in the Philadelphia are and one Chapter in Pittsburgh. We are run entirely by more than 100 volunteers and have no paid staff. All of our work, meetings and events are entirely FREE.
We are dedicated to helping in all areas of life affected by job loss. We create Networking Opportunities, emotional support and friendship, bridge to the local business community, provide job leads and introductions to employment, maintain online groups in LinkedIn and in Big Tent, hold monthly meetings to network, hear from experts in their fields. We also offer a prayer line with more than 200 people who pray daily for intentions. You will find at our Chapters, friendship and understanding from others who know exactly what you are going through.