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November 2020
Sheri Biller Honored as a Woman of Influence

The Puget Sound Business Journal has named Sheri Biller as one of 2020’s Women of Influence award winners. This annual award program honors women who are respected for accomplishments within their industries, who give back to the community, and who act as advisors and mentors within their field of influence.

Learn about Sheri’s community impact in our digital showcase >

IN THE NEWS

October 2020
Planning for the coming recovery by building careers

The Philadelphia Business Journal 

For long-term equitable economic recovery, we need more entry-level job training—even before jobs are ready to be filled. CareerWork$ and our BankWork$ partner, Philadelphia Opportunities Industrialization Center, Inc. share thoughts on how to move the nation ahead.

October 2020, Cedars Sinai

Determination combined with thoughtful generosity helps to launch a new career in the time of COVID-19.

July 2019, 4 CBS Denver

Goodwill Industries of Denver Offers Pathways to Employment in Banking

May 2019, Dr. Guy Hudson’s Blog
Partnering with CareerWork$ Medical on Career Development

CareerWork$ Medical is a partnership between the YWCA of Seattle, King & Snohomish Counties and the Biller Family Foundation that provides job training and placement support for those who are interested in getting a foot in the door for careers in health care administration.

May 2018, Working Nation

Banking on Your Future: JVS BankWork$ delivers quality workers for the banking industry

March 2018, Puget Sound Business Journal
Biller Family Foundation helps young adults get on a career path

She was a community activist and volunteer. He was a banker. After a “very fortunate” life, Sheri and Les Biller decided they wanted to give back to their community in an active way.

VIDEOS & STORIES

December 2017, Philadelphia OIC
Featured Video | Philadelphia OIC Graduates the First BankWork$ Cohort

August 2017, Wells Fargo
Featured Video | From Fast Food Worker to Los Angeles Banker: One Man’s Journey

ANNOUNCEMENTS

September 2019
CareerWork$ Medical® Free Job Training Program Continues West Coast Expansion to Los Angeles and Portland, OR

CareerWork$, Inc. announced today that it has partnered with JVS So-Cal and Worksystems, ­­­Inc to expand its CareerWork$ Medical job training program to Los Angeles and the greater Portland area.

August 2019
P4W, PA Bankers Association, Elected Officials, Kick-Off BankWork$® Program in Pittsburgh

Partner4Work, in collaboration with the PA Bankers Association and several of the region’s leading financial institutions, announced the launch of BankWork$ Pittsburgh.

March 2019
BankWork$® to partner with Fremont Adult and Continuing Education to offer Eight-Week Financial Services Industry Career Training Program in Greater East Bay

BankWork$® announced today that it has partnered with Fremont Adult and Continuing Education to offer its eight-week free training program that places low-income young adults and those with barriers to employment in jobs in the financial services industry.

December 2018
CareerWork$, Inc.® and The Sheri and Les Biller Family Foundation Announce Sherry Cromett as the New President of Career Pathways

Today it was announced that Sherry Cromett will join CareerWork$, Inc. as the new President of Career Pathways.

October 2018
BankWork$ Partners with Employ Milwaukee and the Wisconsin Bankers Association to Bring Eight-Week Financial Services Industry Career Training Program to Milwaukee

BankWork$® announced today it is partnering with Employ Milwaukee and the Wisconsin Bankers Association (WBA) to expand its eight-week free training program to southeastern Wisconsin.

June 2017
BankWork$® Expands to the Northeast; Partners with Philadelphia OIC to Bring Career Opportunities to Residents

Today, Philadelphia Opportunities Industrialization Center, Inc. announced its partnership with BankWork$ – A California based organization that trains young adults from low income and minority communities for lasting careers in the financial services industry.

December 2017
Banking Career Pathway Training at Mountain View College with BankWork$

Mountain View College proudly announces it is the first college to partner with BankWork$ to train the next generation of bank employees.