We are Career Ready Lancaster! A career pathways partnership linking people to their career through collaboration of education, business, and community groups. We are developing a quality workforce for a strong local economy.

We exist to link career seekers with the multitude of opportunities Lancaster has to offer. We feature incredible local businesses where people can build fulfilling, lifelong careers.

Our partners in education, business, and the community collaborate regularly to develop pathways linking career seekers to career providers.

Building tomorrow’s workforce today


We envision a community with plentiful career opportunities, where everyone can learn, work, and grow, charting their own path to success.


We develop a quality workforce for a strong local economy in collaboration with education, business and community partners.

With this in mind, Here’s where we are starting:

Our first benchmark is that by 2023, every high school senior will transition into the workforce with the knowledge of their career opportunities and with a clear, achievable plan in hand.

Our Story!

Hear from Peter as he shares our history and where we are going at CRL!

Here are our partnering entities: