Kittrell Braves Cold to Honor Women

KI_marchwalkathonStudents and staff at the Kittrell Job Corps Center were determined to host their weekly Women’s Walkathon Fun Day for Women’s History Month no matter what the weather threw at them.

They braved freezing temperatures as they walked several miles around Center on March 15. Students have […]

Kittrell Honored for Community Service to Salvation Army

KI_salvationarmyawardCiau Nuam, a student from the Kittrell Job Corps Center, accepted a community award on behalf of the Center during the Salvation Army Awards Dinner on March 14.

The Salvation Army honored Kittrell for its service to the Salvation Army of Henderson, NC. Captain Rick Langley and […]

Kittrell Hosts Peopleready Visit on Employment

KI_peoplereadyKittrell Job Corps Center invited Todd Stevenson, a trade recruiter with PeopleReady, to conduct an employment workshop on March 14 for Facility Maintenance and Brick Masonry students.

Mr. Stevenson discussed employment opportunities, including an unique opportunity at Butner Federal Prison. The prison is in need of skilled […]

New Hampshire Hosts OSHA Gathering

NH_oshaNew Hampshire Job Corps Center students helped lead a tour for the Regional Quarterly OSHA Round Table participants when the group hosted its meeting at the Center.

Students Kevin Murphy and Evan Anctil guided the 35 community business and school representatives along their walk-through of the Center […]

Joliet Graduate Headed for Advanced Training in St. Louis

JO_stephenkeystithJoliet Job Corps Center graduate Stephen Key’Stith has enrolled in Advanced Training to continue his Job Corps journey.

Stephen transferred to the Transportation Communications Union (TCU) at the St. Louis Job Corps Center. TCU is part of a multi-billion dollar industry that includes railroads, mass transit and airline […]

Joliet Students Host High School Tour

JO_eastauroraJoliet Job Corps Center Ambassadors led the 26 students and staff of East Aurora High school on a tour of the Center on March 8.

The students and staff at East Aurora have wanted to visit Joliet for quite some time so they were excited to finally […]

Treasure Island Grad Joins Town Hall

TI_davonriceTreasure Island Job Corps Center graduate Davon Rice is currently working at Town Hall in San Francisco as a full time line cook, earning $14 an hour.

Davon started his Job Corps career in Centennial Job Corps Center in Idaho before transferring to Treasure Island’s Advanced Culinary […]

Treasure Island Completes Ariat International Internship

TI_ariannahansonTreasure Island Job Corps Center student Arianna Hanson completed a six-week internship with Ariat International.

Arianna. an Office Administration student, worked at Ariat’s headquarters in Union City, CA, where she assisted in administrative duties under the Accounts Payable Supervisor Malinda Martinez.  Ariat is a premium performance footwear, apparel […]

Kittrell Celebrates Black History Month

KI_drjacksonDr. Anthony Jackson, Vance County Public School Superintendent, delivered an inspiring Black History presentation on the journey of past heroes and their legacies to the Kittrell Job Corps Center students.

He shared his life experience with the students including his struggles, achievements and success. He reminded students that […]

Treasure Island Assists Homeless Group with Black History Month Celebration

TI_blackhistorySeveral Culinary Arts students from the Treasure Island Job Corps Center volunteered their time and talents to assist island partner, Treasure Island Homeless Development Initiative (TIHDI) with their Black History Month Celebration.

Students prepared, plated and served TIHDI staff and their guests during the event. The menu consisted of […]