West Philadelphia Skills Initiative
5th Anniversary Celebration

 

Since its inception, University City District’s West Philadelphia Skills Initiative has transformed the lives of hundreds of previously unemployed residents, connecting them with career-ladder positions with some of Philadelphia’s leading institutions and employers.
 
The Board of Directors and staff of University City District invite you to join us as we celebrate our graduates’ accomplishments, and honor the vital contributions of our partners.

West Philadelphia Skills Initiative 5th Anniversary Celebration


 

Keynote Speaker
Madeline Bell
CEO, The Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia

 
Visionary Employer Partner Awards
Allied Universal
The Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia
Drexel University
University of Pennsylvania

 

Visionary Procurement Partner Awards
Amtrak
Brandywine Realty Trust
National Board of Medical Examiners
Penn Medicine
University of the Sciences

 
Founding Partner Awards
Job Opportunity Investment Network
Local Initiatives Support Corporation
Netter Center for Community Partnerships

 


 

When
Wednesday, October 5th, 2016
Networking and reception begins at 4pm • Program begins at 4:30pm

 


 

Where
Grand Ballroom at First District Plaza
3801 Market Street
Philadelphia, PA 19104

Valet service will be available

 


 

This is a very special opportunity to help ensure the continued success and growth of the West Philadelphia Skills Initiative. Tickets are available for $100 and can be purchased here:

Eventbrite - West Philadelphia Skills Initiative 5th Anniversary Celebration

All proceeds will benefit the West Philadelphia Skills Initiative.

 


 

University City District is deeply grateful to our generous event sponsors:

 

Citizens Bank • HCP MOB, Inc. • INTECH Construction • PennMedicine • Pennoni National Board of Medical Examiners (NBME) • University City Science Center

 


 

Sponsorship Opportunities Available!

Please click here to review sponsorship levels and benefits. If you are interested in sponsorship, or have any questions about purchasing tickets, please contact Sarah Davis, Director of Development, at 215.243.0555 or [email protected].