Our Partners

Hand2Paw is thankful for all of the businesses, organizations and groups who help make a difference in the lives of our youth and animals.

“Ashley has quickly made it to the indispensable employee level with her professionalism, skills and eagerness to learn. We’re thrilled to have her! She’s a rock star!”

–H2P Partner & Graduate Employer

Why Do Partners Hire Hand2Paw Graduates?

Our interns receive up to six months of work skills training plus ongoing post-internship alumni support from H2P staff. This doesn’t just set our graduates up for success—it also offers employers more in-depth knowledge about potential hires.

H2P participants may also earn a Work Readiness Certificate in accordance with Career Ready PA standards. This certificate features a comprehensive list of work skills such as:

  • Self-management
  • Problem solving
  • Personal skills
  • Customer focus
  • Dependability
  • Integrity

With real experience and essential work traits, our graduates are ready to become your all-stars.

Become a Partner

There are multiple ways for businesses to partner with Hand2Paw:

  • Hiring Hand2Paw graduates as they transition to long-term employment
  • Inviting current participants to job shadow with your team
  • Sponsoring or volunteering at fundraisers and pet pantry events
  • Providing hands-on training for youth
  • Becoming a guest speaker

If you would like to learn more about Hand2Paw or are interested in becoming a partner, please contact us.

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