Events

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Youth Engagement Session

On Friday, Feb. 8th GJA YouthBuild students and officers from Pittsburgh Police Zone 5 participated in a youth engagement session to learn about each other. Students met the officers and learned about their duties and responsibilities, while the Zone 5 Police Officers also learned about our youth, program staff and

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35th Year Anniversary & Annual Meeting Gala

Garfield Jubilee Association, Inc.
35th Year Anniversary & Annual Meeting  Gala
Hyatt Place
5335 Baum Blvd.
Friday, March 22, 2019
5:30 pm to 9:00 pm
Tickets – $100.00 per person

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Garfield Jubilee Association, Inc. Recipient of the Department of Labor YouthBuild Grant

Garfield Jubilee Association, Inc. YouthBuild Program has recently received a $1,087,559 grant from the Department of Labor.  The Department of Labor awarded $85 million dollars in grants to YouthBuild Programs in 32 states.  We are pleased to be one of the 32 YouthBuild Programs to receive this award.    A highly

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What people say

Dr. Howard Liebman
Smart Horizons Career OnLine Education is proud to team with GJA, the University of Pittsburgh, and the 3Rivers Workforce Investment Board to help change the lives of Pittsburgh residents through education. “It’s gratifying to work with such a well-respected group of organizations as part of this citywide collective impact initiative.
Alan Lesgold
The University of Pittsburgh is pleased to help bring this program to life, and we’re especially grateful to the 3Rivers Workforce Investment Board for funding it. The program combines strong community-based action by Garfield Jubilee with a great community college, some recent work at our University on motivation, and the major contributions of University of Pittsburgh alumnus Dr. Richard Goldman in the creation of Smart Horizons Career Online Education.
Stefani Pashman
As the leader of the area’s public workforce system, 3RWIB always seeks to bring new and innovative ways to connect people to opportunity. SHCOE works systemically with key partners to offer more young people the opportunity to earn a high school diploma. “By combining studies with the occupational skills training offered by YouthBuild, we are giving youth the solid foundation they need to build brighter careers and futures.”