Delaware Valley Receives Picture Perfect Training from River Reporter

DV_mockinterview2Delaware Valley Job Corps Center students brushed up on their interview skills with the help of River Reporter photo journalist Jonathan Charles Fox.

Mr. Fox conducted mock job interviews with several students and offered critical advice on their performance. He helped students experience a real interview setting while […]

Delaware Valley Raises the Flag at Dyberry Cemetery

DV_flagsEighteen Delaware Valley Job Corps Center students returned to Dyberry Cemetery in Honesdale, PA to place 315 American flags on veteran’s tombstones dating back to the Civil War era.

The students recently assisted the cemetery in erecting several tombstones that had been knocked over in last year’s […]

Delaware Valley Fires Up the Grill with North Branch Volunteer Fire Department

DV_roastdinnerThe North Branch Volunteer Fire Department issued a special thank you letter to the Delaware Valley Job Corps Center for helping with its 77th Annual Roast Beef Dinner.

Students Saraetta Parker, John Fuller, Haleemah Carter and Lanora Elliott assisted with setting and waiting on tables and cleaning […]

Delaware Valley Helps Give New Life to Glen Dyberry Cemetery

DV_cemeteryDelaware Valley Job Corps Center partnered with Honesdale Home Depot and Rent-E-Quip to help restore the Glen Dyberry Cemetery in Honesdale, PA.

In 2018, the cemetery was hit hard by storms that ripped through parts of Honesdale. The severe weather left a path of destruction, knocking down […]

Delaware Valley Culinary Student Interns with LaGuardia Airport

DV_airportDelaware Valley Job Corps Center graduate Micah Crank-Sims is seeing high-flying success at LaGuardia Airport.

Micah is making $13 as a prep-cook for the airport’s Kingside Restaurant, modeled after the renowned New York City restaurant. The airport hopes to extend Micah’s success to other D.V. graduates and […]

Delaware Valley Hosts Hallways of Hazards

DV_hallwayhazardsDelaware Valley Job Corps Center students learned to play it safe at the workplace during the Center’s “Safe and Sound Week.”

The biggest hit by far was the “Hallway of Hazards,” envisioned by the Safety Office and Maintenance team. Each trade navigated through 25 staged safety hazards, […]

Delaware Valley Carpentry Champions Callicoon County Fair

DV_ccfairWhen it comes to community service, Delaware Valley’s Carpentry students really nailed it this summer.

The students built game booths for the Callicoon County Fair in July, including booths for balloon/dart throwing and basketball games.

They also constructed a chair that was donated to the Liberty Rotary Club’s “Polio […]

Delaware Valley Students Deliver Care Bags to Orange County Regional Medical Center

DV_ocrmcDelaware Valley Job Corps Center students from Rosa Parks dorm delivered care bags to cancer patients at Orange County Regional Medical Center.

The students met with Pamela Yosh, Director of Development, to drop off the care packages, which included handmade cards and various care items. Ms. Yosh said the […]

Delaware Valley Learns About New York Flagging

DV_flaggerDelaware Valley Job Corps Centers welcomed a certified flagging instructor to conduct a half-day training session on March 15.

John Bell delivered the training to a select group of students from the hard trades, providing them with all the regulations and requirements needed to secure jobs working […]

Delaware Valley Supports Cancer Patients

DV_cancerpatientsDelaware Valley Job Corps Center students participated in a multi-county effort to bring a little extra happiness to the lives of cancer patients in Orange and Sullivan Counties.

The students assembled 36 bags for cancer patients and will distribute them between Orange County Regional Hospital’s Care Center […]