Founded in 1983, the Private Industry Council of Westmoreland/Fayette, Inc. (PIC), is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization that operates employment, education, and training programs in southwestern Pennsylvania. PIC assists youth, adults, dislocated workers, and the economically disadvantaged in reaching their educational goals, supporting their family growth, and obtaining training and employment.
Building tomorrow’s workforce in southwestern Pennsylvania through early childhood development, employment and training, education, and business services. We support this Mission by:
Strengthening the economy by improving the quality of life in southwestern Pennsylvania.
We strive for the highest level of performance and excellence in all we do. This means meeting all contractual, programmatic, and fiscal goals on an individual, team, and corporate basis.
We endeavor to have the best possible relationship with all our stakeholders – funders, local communities, customers, employees, and collaborators – by being responsive to their needs, treating them with respect, and exceeding their expectations.
We do so with the commitment, enthusiasm, flexibility, positive attitude, proactive approach, and teamwork necessary for continual success.
Over the last few years, there has been a growing awareness of the important role that fathers play in supporting their young children's growth and development.
The weatherman is predicting that this winter will be colder and we will see more snow than last season. Will you or someone you know have trouble heating your home this winter? There is assistance available for those who meet eligibility requirements.
Courtney Venick, an account representative at the PA CareerLink® Fayette County, was recognized in November at the annual Fayette County Chamber of Commerce dinner.
Calling all dads and significant male role models of Head Start of Beaver County children! We are holding a special activity for the entire month of December: Take Your Child to School Month! If you are interested, please contact your child's instructor to sign up for a day and time to volunteer in...
Be sure to check out the December 2014 PIC Calendar of Events. It provides a rundown of all the great things that are happening at PIC! In this edition, you'll find information about workshops, Family Literacy events, a Fayette County community survey, new PA Pre-K Counts classrooms, and much, much...