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Raise The Wage PA Meeting
Monday, April 28
Planning meeting for the May 8 Day of Action.
Raise The Wage Day of Action
Thursday, May 8
Time and location to be announced
PUP Video Thursday
Every Thursday at 2:00 PM we will be showing a different film from our video library.
Thursday April 24
From Warf Rats to Lords of the Docks: The Life and Times of Harry Bridges
Philadelphia Unemployment Project/
Unemployment Information Center
PUP Winter Newsletter
PUP You Tube Video
Pup Update for October
Final version of SB 1433 as signed by Governor Corbett
Philadelphia Unemployment Project is a membership organization of low-wage
workers and the unemployed. PUP has fought for jobs and for economic justice
since 1975. We are also an unemployed workers center that helps people win
unemployment cases, save their houses, and get access to health care.
Spotlight on PUP
Activist Gives Speech Inside Mitch McConnell’s Office About Unemployment Benefits
Unemployment Benefits Expiring: Video story from Fox 29 about one PUP member who was cut off last Saturday
In Philadelphia, A Call For Restoration of Extended Federal Jobless Benefits
Advocates For Jobless Demand Extension of Federal Benefits
John and Evelyn Dodds, Helping the Unemployed While Caring for a Newborn
Jobless to lose benefits to budget cuts (CNN video)
Unemployment drops in September: PUP on ABC 6
CNN Spotlights PUP
Payday loans: Bad idea for Pa.
Protest rally for elimination of general assistance
Looking For Jobs At Xfinity Live!
Homeowners protest upcomming sheriff's sale (video)
Click here: 99ers: The Real Lives of the Long-Term Jobless - Video - TIME.com
PUP Slide shows
Rally to Raise the Minimum Wage - March 27, 2014
Rally to Extend Jobless Benefits
December 16, 2013
Harrisburg Rally to Expand Medicaid
June 26, 2013
Health Care Rally April 18, 2013
March and Rally to Corbettís Office
Thursday, April 18 Noon
Roundtable with low wage workers and the
Secretary of Labor.
PUP was featured by BCKSEET Productions for their holiday play EL Fuego, a new holiday musical which deals with issues of unemployment at the Adrienne Theater in December. They are donating some of the proceeds from the play to PUP.
Click here: Outreach Initiative
Click here: El Fuego, a new holiday musical
PUP Gift Drive for Children of the Unemployed
December 20. 2012
Unemployment Compensation Rally
November 19, 2012
HEMAP Lobby Day and Rally
April 3, 2012
Save Our Homes Coalition at City Council
March 29, 2012
As the jobless recovery continues the Commuter Options program continues to offer a path to employment for Philadelphia workers. Commuter Options van and car pools provide transportation to nearly 100 workers daily to jobs in the suburbs.
PUPCO 2012 Accounts
Commuter Options Press Coverage