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  • News Release: Spherion Northeast Pennsylvania Launches Workforce Clothing Drive

    Spherion Northeast Pennsylvania Launches Workforce Clothing Drive 

    Clothing Drive Part of National Spherion Program
    to Help People be Work Ready in 2020 

     

    Wilkes-Barre, PAMarch 1, 2020 – The Northeast Pennsylvania (NEPA) offices of Spherion, a national recruiting, staffing and workforce solutions provider, are launching a Workforce Clothing Drive this month to help individuals in need of work attire start the new year off ready to achieve their career goals. This is part of a nationwide program in which more than 40 Spherion offices across the U.S. are partnering with local charities that have a focus on donations of clothing for a variety of workplace settings from office/clerical to industrial. 

     

    The Hazleton, Scranton and Wilkes-Barre offices of Spherion are working to collect clothing for both Dress for Success Lackawanna and the Clothes Line for Men via Friends of the Poor Scranton

     

    “Spherion is committed to making a difference in the communities of Northeastern Pennsylvania,” said Phil Frassinelli, owner, Spherion NEPA locations. “Our Workforce Clothing Drive helps address a community need while also aligning with our Spherion company focus of putting people to work.” 

     

    If you live in NEPA and would like to participate in our Workforce Clothing Drive, please drop your items to our Spherion Hazleton, Scranton or Wilkes-Barre offices.

     

    The Workforce Clothing Drive is an extension of Spherion’s annual Community Giveback program, which kicks off each year in November and focuses on giving to a variety of charities that address community challenges around issues such as hunger, homelessness, youth development, family services and healthcare, among others. As of 2019, Spherion has given a total of $1 million to local charities through its Community Giveback program since the program began in 2014. 

     

    Spherion operates in around 200 markets across the country providing recruiting and staffing services for professional services such as IT, engineering, finance and accounting as well as industrial and administrative positions.  

     

     

     

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    About Spherion Spherion?(spherion.com)?is a leading recruiting and staffing provider, specializing in temporary and direct hire placement of administrative, clerical, customer service, light industrial and professional job candidates. To help clients attract, engage and retain a high-performance workforce, Spherion offers in-depth market knowledge, outstanding customer service, a strong network of talent and unique insights from its groundbreaking Emerging Workforce® Study, now in its 20th year. As an industry pioneer, Spherion has, for more than 70 years, matched candidates to clients in virtually every industry across the U.S.?Today, each Spherion office is independently owned and operated by a team of local specialists, dedicated to delivering great experiences, powered by technology but always with a personal touch. To learn more about one of the nation’s fastest-growing industries, visit spherion.com/franchise and explore how Spherion is actively expanding into new territories, with more than 100 franchise markets available. 

     

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