Kittrell Builds Plant Beds for Elementary School Garden

KI_mlkday1During the month of January, Kittrell Job Corps Center held several activities and events on and off center in honor of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Day of Service.

The one that generated the most buzz was the students’ participation in a community project to build six raised […]

Woodland Adopts Highway for a Day

IMG_0100 Photo credit to Tom Lynch Photography.

While the rest of the world was celebrating a day off in honor of Martin Luther King Jr., nine Woodland Job Corps Center students joined the Laurel community to clean up a portion of the Highway 198 Corridor.

Woodland participated in […]

Woodstock Goes All Out for MLK Day

WS_mlkday2 In honor of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr., the Woodstock Job Corps Center designated January 9 through January 16 as Service Week. Various community service projects were initiated, spearheaded by the Student Government Association (SGA) and supported by staff and students alike. The main project […]

Delaware Valley Cleans Up in Monticello

DV_mlkdayIn honor of the Martin Luther King Jr. Day of Service, nine Delaware Valley Job Corps Center students volunteer with the Sullivan County Federation for the Homeless in Monticello, N.Y.

The students got to work as soon as they arrived, sweeping and mopping the floors and then […]

New Hampshire Helps Our Four-Legged Friends

NH_animalshelterNew Hampshire Job Corps Center students volunteered at the Manchester Animal Shelter on Jan. 18, cleaning out and spraying the animal enclosures and helping clean up the building itself.

Students learned about the mission of the animal shelter and made important connections that could lead into more opportunities to volunteer […]

New Hampshire Sorts Homeless Donations

NH_newhorizonsmlkIn an effort to help New Hampshire Job Corps students give back to their local community, the Recreation Department took students to volunteer at New Horizons Homeless Shelter and Food Pantry.

The group was tasked with sorting through donated clothing, unloading food trucks, and stocking food pantry shelves. […]

St. Louis Assists with MLK Parade

SL_mlkday1The St. Louis Job Corps Center assisted Mayor Terry Epps of the City of Pinelawn to host a Martin Luther King Jr. Day celebration event.

Forty-one students walked with local seniors, as they participated in the three-quarter mile Peace Walk parade, starting at the local Skate King and […]

St. Louis Provides Service with a Smile to Ronald McDonald House

SLmlkThe winds shifted and bad weather was moving in, but the students at the St. Louis Job Corps Center did not want to give up their community service project at the local Ronald McDonald House.

The original plan was to rake up several acres of leaves and […]

Exeter Spruces Up Johnnycake Center

EX_johnnycakemlkSix Student Government Association members from the Exeter Job Corps Center traveled to the Johnnycake Center of Westerly, RI to organize and clean the store.

The students focused on tidying up the store front, stocking shelves and helped clean the storage area, which was filled with leftover holiday […]

Exeter Celebrates MLK Day

EX_churchmlkThe Exeter Job Corps Center Student Government Associated attended a Martin Luther King Jr. Celebration on Jan. 12 at the Calvary Baptist Church in Providence, RI .

As students arrived, they were given a pamphlet that listed Dr. King’s message to the world about peace and equal […]