PHILADELPHIA (February 2017) – The Philadelphia business law firm Jacobs Law Group PC was a proud sponsor of Strictly Business 2016, a program of JEVS Human Services, which raises funds to support scholarships for those in need in the greater Philadelphia area.

Strictly Business is one of the region’s premiere networking and awards luncheons. Thanks, in part, to the efforts of Jacobs Law Group, Strictly Business 2016 was the most successful in the history of the event.

The annual event draws nearly 700 business and community leaders from around the region. The program honors employers that contribute to the area’s economy through a commitment to their workforce and applauds JEVS Human Services’ customers who have overcome great obstacles in order to achieve their personal and career goals.

Proceeds from the event fund scholarships to JEVS Human Services’ vocational assessment, job readiness, skills training, and career management services for individuals in need. The 2016 event raised more than $250,000, surpassing the organization’s target goal.

Based in Philadelphia, JEVS Human Services serves more than 35,000 people a year, focusing on individuals with physical, developmental, and emotional challenges as well as those facing adverse socio-economic conditions including unemployment and underemployment.

With more than 1,000 employees, the organization’s mission is to “Make Hope Happen” today while creating meaningful change for tomorrow. The organization’s 30 plus successful programs provide skills development, job readiness, career services, vocational rehabilitation, recovery services, adult and residential day services, and in-home personal assistance.

About Jacobs Law Group PC – Jacobs Law Group, PC (www.jacobslawpc.com) is a boutique litigation-focused law firm based in Philadelphia, with offices in Malvern, Pennsylvania and Voorhees, New Jersey. With the mission to provide a fresh alternative to the traditional large, national law firms, the firm was designed to meet the critical corporate law and litigation needs of middle-market companies and entrepreneurs. After expanding in 2016, the firm now offers specialized litigation support to its insurance, manufacturing and aviation clients. The firm’s legal services are offered in a holistic approach, which includes practical advice and counsel built on an understanding of the specific needs of each client.