POWRR Program: SILAS
“I’m excited about my future.” – Silas, POWRR program participant
The Partnership On Workforce Readiness and Retention (POWRR) program is a unique collaboration between UPMC and multiple community partners.
The goal of the program is to increase workforce readiness for health care service workers. POWRR provides the training and skills to start a new career with UPMC. In the past year, UPMC has hired more than 100 participants in the POWRR Program.
UPMC’s partnership with the program has to demonstrated a commitment to the community by providing opportunities for professional growth, development, and ultimately, gainful employment.
Learn more about the POWRR program and other workforce readiness and retention programs available in partnership with UPMC.