Networking Event for Career Readiness called a ''Huge Success''

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May 31, 2022
The Partnership for Career Development (PCD) announced the success of the Networking and Resources Breakfast, held at the Conference Center at Central Penn College.
The Breakfast, held on April 27, 2022 was at capacity, and provided attending schools and businesses a “speed-networking” format to allow for time efficiencies. The event was sponsored by Penn State Health, the Manufacturers’ Association and the Next Generation Southcentral PA Manufacturing Partnership, HB McClure, Harrisburg University, UPMC, and AmeriChoice Federal Credit Union.
The exclusive in-person event brought business and education together to meet and share organizational needs with the overarching goal of Career and Workforce Readiness. This event addressed state level efforts of the Pennsylvania Department of Education, the Department of Labor & Industry, and the PA Department of Community and Economic Development for a “Career-Ready PA.” 
Educational representatives in PCD serviced schools and districts in Dauphin, Cumberland, attended. Those attending included: Big Spring School District, the Capital Area Intermediate Unit, Camp Hill School District. Carlisle Area School District, Central Dauphin School District, Cumberland Perry Area Career & Technical Center, Cumberland Valley School District, Dauphin County Technical School, Derry Township School District, Harrisburg Area School District, Lower Dauphin School District, Middletown Area School District, Shippensburg Area School District, South Middleton School District, and Susquehanna Township School District,
PCD is a non-profit 501c-3 business-education partnership intermediary organization for Career and Workforce Readiness. PCD is solely dedicated to promoting, developing, and providing career exploration activities, programs, and initiatives that support career awareness, exploration and experiences in schools. PCD works to align the talent requirements of the workforce with students and educators in 8 South Central PA Counties, including: Dauphin, Cumberland, Perry, Lebanon, Franklin, Juniata, Adams, N. York, and Juniata.
Visit for more information about PCD. Email:  Phone: (717) 732.8480.
Lynda Morris, Executive Director, (717) 732-8480