Date: October 27, 2017                                                                                          

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE                                                                                  


contact: Aigner Cleveland

Press Secretary



Office of Workforce Development to Host Celebratory Luncheon to Honor WorkReady Chester Supporters  


WHAT:           The City of Chester’s Office of Workforce Development will host a luncheon to celebrate the success of the 2017 WorkReady Chester summer internship program and honor persons and business owners who have supported the program this year.


WHEN:           Saturday, October 28, 2017 from 12pm – 2pm


WHO:             The City of Chester’s Office of Workforce Development,

Mayor Thaddeus Kirkland, 2017 WorkReady Chester summer interns


WHERE:        Sanai Dior Ballroom & Wedding Chapel

                        802 Welsh Street

                        Chester, PA 19013


ADDITIONAL INFORMATION: WorkReady Chester is a summer employment program that seeks to provide young people with career-connected education designed to create long-lasting relationships while gaining the critical 21st century skills that are foundational to entering the workforce. Led by Eric Bayne, the Office of Workforce Development works to secure partnerships with local businesses throughout the year that will serve as site locations for WorkReady Chester summer interns.