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A recent study by Christopher Carpenter and Gilbert Gonzales of Vanderbilt University explores socioeconomic outcomes for transgender Americans using data from the an annual telephone survey of over 400,000 individuals in the United States that asks people about their employment, income, health...
TransWork, Philadelphia airport team up for job fair aimed at increasing trans employment by Laura Smythe Published in Philadelphia Gay News September 11, 2019 Excerpt: Applying to jobs is often stressful. But for AJ Kingsbury there’s an extra layer of anxiety — one where “you can feel your insides...
"Why the Philadelphia airport hosted a job fair for trans and nonbinary people" by Juliana Feliciano Reyes Published in The Philadelphia Inquirer Wednesday, September 11, 2019 Excerpt: When Celeste Divinity was a server, she found herself making constant calculations: Should she tell her customers...
The Philadelphia Gay News (PGN) recently ran a story on TransWork's launch this fall. Authored by Suzannah Cavanaugh, the article entitled "LGBT Chamber of Commerce Launches Job Resource Program for Trans Community" discusses our plans for three upcoming job fairs and the Job Prep workshop on August...
It's been a long road, but we have been working hard to recruit employers, develop a job bank, and plan job fairs—and we are ready to start connecting applicants to opportunities. Here are some of the things in the works. Employment Opportunities Job Prep Workshop, August 22, 2019. To help folks...