Kittrell Gets Congrats from Henderson Mayor

EX_y2yjointconKI_duckyderbyCity of Henderson Mayor Eddie Ellington and Granville County Commissioner Tony Cozart congratulated Kittrell Job Corps Center students for their support of the 8th Annual Ducky Derby Fundraiser on Sept. 16.

Students Todd Hohnsbehn, Zachary Smith, Charles […]

Exeter, Hartford Team Up for Youth 2 Youth

EX_y2yjointconExeter Job Corps Center partnered with Hartford Job Corps Center for a Youth 2 Youth Joint Center Conference on Sept. 21.

The objective of the conference was to have the Job Corps Youth 2 Youth (Y2Y) committees collaborate and consider strategies for successful Y2Y committees and Y2Y […]

Glenmont Cleans Interfaith Partnership Park

GL_parkcleanupSeven Glenmont Job Corps Center students joined the Interfaith Partnership in Albany for a community service event on Sept. 16.

Students Shanice Williams, Javon Sealey, Ahyshia Adams, Alexander Matias-Rivera, Devon Maxwell and Destiny Batista volunteered to help clean a local park after a block party. This is a new […]

Keystone Partners with Harper’s Ferry for Parking Lot

KS_parkinglotKeystone Job Corps Center called in a favor from Harper’s Ferry Civilian Conservation Center to assist with the Center’s parking lot project.

Keystone is enhancing its parking lot with a cement foundation to improve the parking for government vehicles. This joint project between the Center’s Cement […]

Kittrell Distributes Food for Vance County

KI_vancefoodKittrell Job Corps Center Culinary Arts students joined community and the faith-based agencies to help distribute food to needy families in Vance County.

Malcom Sutton, Shiquanna Chapman and Breanna Smith volunteered to work alongside Southern Vance High School students for this effort. They sorted, boxed, and carried the […]

Kittrell Remembers 9/11

KI_sept11aKittrell Job Corps Center students and staff gathered in the Center’s gymnasium to commemorate the September 11th terrorist attacks.

Center Director Matt Gale led a moment of silence to honor the victims and their families. Security Trade students held a Memorial Ceremony at the flag pole.

Students later […]

Keystone Assists with Funfest

KS_funfestEvery year Keystone Job Corps Center students assist the Greater Hazleton Chamber of Commerce with the heavy lifting involved in the preparation for Funfest.

This year again was true to form, with Material Handling students pitching in to make Broad St. ready for the area’s largest street […]

Kittrell Teams with North Carolina Central University to Host Career Development Workshop

Kittrell Job Corps Center Academic Coordinator Chasity Donaldson joined force with North Carolina Central University’s TRIO Program to host a Career Development Workshop on Sept. 7.

The workshop was held for the Career Preparation Period Week 2 and 3 classes. Students received information on college admission, financial aid, and job searching. Ms. Donaldson also provided students with […]

Kittrell Student TABEs Up

KI_amanimcmanusKittrell Job Corps Center student Amani McManus, 21, from Charlotte, N.C. scored a 12.9 on her Test of Adult Basic Education (TABE) Test for reading.

Amani enrolled at Kittrell on September 5. “I’m excited to TABE Up with a 12.9 in Reading,” Amani said. “My goals are to […]

Glenmont Student Aims for Exeter

GL_desireeaielloWhen deciding where to go and what to do with her life, 17-year-old Desiree Aiello was certain that she did not want to go to another group home or another foster home. Her case manager at the time suggested Job Corps and Desiree saw a […]