Glenmont Meets Mayor Kathy Sheehan

GL_mayorsheehanGlenmont Job Corps Center’s recent volunteerism brought them face-to-face with someone who has a special appreciation for community service, Albany Mayor Kathy Sheehan.

Students Destiny Maddox and Kayla Heslop met the mayor while participating in Albany’s Stop the Violence Rally. Along with other Glenmont students, Destiny and […]

St. Louis Receives Telegraph Recognition

SL_telegraphpainting Photo Credit: The Telegraph.

St. Louis Job Corps Center’s Construction Instructors are helping the Center plaster its name across a variety of media platforms.

The St. Louis Telegraph published a piece on Painting students’ work on the Gordon F. Moore Community Park concession-restroom building, highlighting the […]

New Hampshire Grad Joins Elliot Hospital

NH_zaccaririchardNew Hampshire Job Corps Center graduate Zaccari Richard landed a healthy position with Elliot Hospital.

Zaccari enrolled into Facilities Maintenance in January 2017 and conducted WBL at Camper’s Inn. As time for graduation neared, he was incredibly proactive in his job search and fielded interviews on an […]

Exeter Culinary Visits Healey Farm

EX_healeyfarmExeter Job Corps Center was down on the farm this July.

The Center has established a Community Shared Agriculture program with local family owned Healey Farm to pick up 60 pounds of fresh produce weekly from July 6 through October. Culinary Arts students then incorporate the food […]

Kittrell Grad Joins Amtrak

KI_bissenbtkassahunKittrell Job Corps Center graduate Bissenbt Kassahun is taking the fast track to success!

Bissenbt came to the U.S. from Ethiopia in January 2015 and enrolled in Kittrell in April 2015 to continue his education and improve his English. Entering with a high school diploma, Bissenbt […]

Joliet Hosts Elgin Housing Authority

JO_elglinhousingJoliet Job Corps Center Jopened its doors to Elgin Housing Authority Executive Directors Monica Smith (not pictured) and Damon Duncan (seen to the right with Healthcare students).

The pair toured the Center to learn about its opportunities. They listened to students discuss how Job Corps has impacted […]

Cascades Honored By Governor Inslee

CA_govinsleeEight Cascades Job Corps College & Career Academy students impressed more than just Skagit Valley College with their GPA this semester, earning special recognition from Washington Governor Jay Inslee.

Gov. Inslee presented the students their Dean’s List certificates of achievement during his visit to the Center […]

St. Louis Teams Up With East Side Heart and Home Family Center

SL_eastsideSt. Louis Job Corps Center’s stellar Painting crew was at it again, perfecting their skills with a project for low income families.

The students teamed up with East Side Heart and Home Family Center, a program that constructs quality affordable homes and provides home ownership education. […]

Cascades Champs Cash in with Skagit Valley College

CA_juannicasioCascades Job Corps College & Career Academy students are scoring big on Skagit Valley scholarships.

Juan Nicasio (pictured right) received $2,000 from the Hilliard Family Scholarship and $3,000 from the Dr. Roger & Leslie Estep First Generation Scholarship. Elder Rodriquez (pictured below) received $500 from the Brian […]

Atterbury Grad Gets IndyStar Treatment

AT_mohamedosman2011 Atterbury Job Corps Center graduate Mohamed Osman Mohamed made headlines in the IndyStar.

Mohamed escaped a refugee camp in Somalia in 2010 and came to Indianapolis legally with help from Exodus Refugee Immigration. He achieved his U.S. citizenship and Office Administration certification at Atterbury […]