PIHRA Wide Events
PIHRA Foundation and California Placement Association (CPA) enrich So Cal Workforce Readiness Initiatives
The PIHRA Foundation Mission is to serve as Human Resource professionals advancing workforce readiness through community service in the greater Los Angeles area. In living our mission, the PIHRA Foundation will from time to time collaborate with like-minded organizations in a variety of ways. One such organization is the California Placement Association (CPA).
John Silver (pictured) connects the PIHRA Foundation and the CPA as a volunteer leader on both organizations' Board of Directors. John is the 2014 PIHRA Foundation Vice President and is the 2013 - 2014 CPA Executive Board Central Vice President.
What is the CPA all about? Continue Reading.
2014 PIHRA Foundation Scholarship
DEADLINE EXPIRES on April 30, 2014
As part of its commitment to the human resources community, the PIHRA Foundation annually grants scholarships to support HR professionals.
Our HRCI Certification Award provides reimbursement grants of up to $500 to selected HR professionals who meet the eligibility requirements for an approved course of instruction leading to their successful certification as a PHR, SPHR, GPHR, PHR-CA or SPHR-CA. This scholarship is awarded for testing dates May 1st – June 30th, 2014.
To learn more and to download the application form please click here.
Call for Volunteer for Mock Interviews
PIHRA Foundation has partnered with LA Youth at Work and LA Chamber of Commerce to enable youth employment by preparing applicants ages 16-24 to earn and retain entry level employment.
Support the initiative by being a Job Skills Trainer or Mock Interviewer:
Conduct a Job Skills Workshop and coach young people on resume/cover letter writing, interview skills, workplace ethics and etiquette. Or conduct a Mock Interview at a Work Readiness Certification Session. Evaluate and coach young job seekers’ work readiness competencies.
Please click here to learn more!
To register contact Jenny Klein, SPHR, at JennyBKlein@cox.net
Now you can shop online and help the PIHRA Foundation at the same time!
That's because the Foundation has joined the "eScrip Online Mall" program (www.escrip.com) where the merchants donate to the Foundation every time you shop at their online site.
To learn more go please click here.
You can also donate to the Foundation using the Cars4Causes Program