Partnership Extends Scholarship Support To YES Program Graduates

  The Northeast PA Manufacturers & Employers Council and Pennsylvania College of Technology today announced a partnership and a scholarship opportunity for YES (Your Employability Skills) Northeast Program graduates. YES, which is administered by the Council,...

Over 1,300 Students Attend 11th Annual Career Fair

It was another great year for our annual Schuylkill County Career Fair, as we had 65 vendors educate over 1,300 students from 14 school districts about the careers that are available right here in Northeastern Pennsylvania. This year marked our 11th year holding the...

Council Coordinates Speakers For NS Career Week

Recently, the Council coordinated speakers for North Schuylkill Elementary’s Career Week. Over 450 students from grades 2-4 heard from local business professionals about the exciting career opportunities in their own backyards. Thank you to Jenny Holmes from...

YES Alumni Succeeding with Style

  We love it when things come full circle and we meet our YES graduates in the workplace. The circumstances of meeting Brandi weren’t ideal, especially for Courtney, but the story has a happy ending. Be sure to view in HD!

Council Becomes 16th Partner Agency of Schuylkill United Way

We are proud to announce that we are now the 16th partner agency of the Schuylkill United Way. Through our partnership, the Council will be able to increase community awareness around the county. We will in turn be able to offer the YES Program to more students in...

Council Partners with United Way of Wyoming Valley

The Council is proud to announce a partnership with the United Way of Wyoming Valley that will bring YES to Greater Nanticoke Area High School, West Side CTC, Wilkes-Barre Area, and Wilkes-Barre Area CTC. If your company would like to become a participant in the...