October 15, 2009
A Consultant's Endorsement Paves Path for a Job-Readiness Charity's Growth
David Phillips, once a partner at the now-defunct accounting firm Arthur Andersen, founded the nonprofit group Cincinnati Works with his wife, Liane, in 1997, to help the region's chronically jobless people and those in low-wage positions.
Now he looks ahead to the opening of three new affiliate programs — in Madison, Ind.; Pensacola, Fla.; and Schenectady, N.Y. — and is working on a fourth, in Indianapolis.
Though the list of cities may seem random, all