Flint/Genesee Secures Concerts with City Shield

FL_cityshieldFlint/Genesee Job Corps Center students are working with City Shield Security to secure concerts throughout the summer.

Students Demarko Underwood, Magdalene Her, Raije Alexander, Danielle Avis, Austin Monroe, Dyesha Miller-Killins, Jeff Brown, Nathan Graham and Payton Fairfield have participated in this paid internship at the DTE […]

Flint Genesee Grad Makes Military Nickname a Reality

FG_daronhutsonFlint Genesee Job Corps Center graduate Daron “Military” Hutson entered Job Corps in January 2018 with the singular focus of earning enlistment in the U.S Army.

Daron enrolled in the Security trade while he earned his high school diploma. He had previous experience with Michigan Youth Challenge Academy, […]

Flint Genesee Security Training Kicks in at Flint City Bucks Soccer Match

FG_soccerFlint Genesee Job Corps Center Security students worked as the primary security force for the Flint City Bucks soccer match at Atwood Stadium.

Students collected over $3,500 in parking fees and helped almost 5,000 fans safely enjoy Flint City’s 1-0 win over Detroit Football Club. The cadets worked […]

Flint Genesee Security Captain Headed for Army

FG_calebgreenFlint/Genesee Job Corps Center Security student Caleb Green has enlisted with the U.S. Army in hopes of becoming a combat medic.

Caleb scored a 74 on the ASVAB, which is the military placement test. This score gave him the ability to choose the military occupational specialty […]

Flint Genesee Grad Heads for Oakland Community College

FG_joshuabowmanFlint Genesee Job Corps Center graduate Joshua Bowman is headed for Oakland Community College after completing his Office Administration trade.

Joshua took his Job Corps opportunity very seriously from the first day he arrived from Waterford, MI in August 2018. In eight short months, he earned his […]

Flint Genesee Graduate Completes Detroit Police Academy

FG_breanalaurentFlint Genesee Job Corps Center graduate Breana Laurent has completed the Detroit Police Academy and officially joined the department.

Breana came to Flint in 2014 when she was 16 and needed to complete her high school diploma. She completed the Retail Sales trade and then petitioned […]

Flint Genesee Hosts Elga Credit Union

FG_elgacreditFlint Genesee Job Corps Center Office Administration students visited the newest Elga Credit Union branch in downtown Flint, MI.

Branch Manager Jay McDaniel graciously hosted the group. McDaniel is a Flint native and has close ties to the Center since his brother is a successful Center graduate. […]

Flint Genesee Showcases Service at Cesar Chavez Life and Legacy Celebration Luncheon

FG_chavez2Flint Genesee Job Corps Culinary students were asked to serve at the Flint Farmers Market for the Cesar Chavez Life and Legacy Celebration Luncheon.

The students use the event as an opportunity to learn more about other cultures and their views on America, as the practiced their […]

Flint Genesee Prepares Office Administration Students with Center Tasks

FG_oa2Flint/Genesee Job Corps Center Office Administration students receive experience from a variety of sources.

In the classroom, student learn to use computers, keyboard, answer phones, take message, make copies, scan documents, fax documents and perform other office duties. They reinforce their skills through hands-on activities that […]

Flint/Genesee Prepares for Internship with Genesee County

FG_johngleason2A group of Flint/Genesee Office Job Corps Center Administration students visited the Genesee County Clerk’s Office, courthouse and jail.

The visit is a prelude to an upcoming internship with the clerk’s office. County Clerk/Register John Gleason took two hours out of his busy schedule to lead the […]