Keystone Secures the Future at Little Learners Daycare and Child Learning Center

KS_daycareKeystone Job Corps Center Security students once again promoted child safety during a visit to the Little Learners Daycare and Child Learning Center in Hazleton, PA.

Security students spoke to children about many aspects of safety and how to recognize the sign of an unsafe situation. They discussed the […]

Keystone Rolls Down the River with Pennsylvania Fish and Boat Commission

KS_raftEvery spring Keystone Job Corps Center students assist the Pennsylvania Fish and Boat Commission (PFBC) to stock area waterways with brown, brook, and rainbow trout.

During the pre- and early season stockings, students work in the nearby Nescopeck Creek and Lake Francis. As the season moves […]

Keystone Hits the Ground Running at the Lehigh Valley Health Network Hazleton Health and Wellness Center 5K Run

KS_5KKeystone Job Corps Center’s Running Club made great strides at its inaugural competition in the Lehigh Valley Health Network Hazleton Health and Wellness Center 5K Run.

Student Zaquahn Ingram-Bryant blew past 180 runners to claim 2nd Place in the run’s 20-29 male age group. Counselor Julia Raudenbush […]

Keystone Hits Up Rail Riders for Job Readiness Training

KS_railriders2Thirty Keystone Job Corps Center students were temporarily hired by the Rail Riders Triple A Baseball Team as part of the Leisure Time Employment program.

Students will perform duties in food preparation, serve meals in the VIP section, work the soda/juice stand and assist in the team’s clothing […]

Keystone Student Government Association Sworn in by PA State Representative Tarah Toohil

KS_toohilsga2Pennsylvania State Representative Tarah Toohil hosted the Keystone Job Corps Center Student Government Association (SGA) at the State Capitol for their swearing-in ceremony.

Rep. Toohil led the students to the beautiful Capitol Rotunda to receive their oaths of office. After that, House Speaker Mike Turzai introduced […]

Keystone Rides High on Community Service

KS_EOSKeystone Job Corps Center students returned to the EOS Therapeutic Center to assist children with mental and emotional disabilities.

Students assist the participants in activities that expand their awareness and involvement. These activities include shooting a basketball while on horseback and other games that motivate participants and […]

Keystone Provides a Respectful Resting Place at Odd Fellows Cemetery

KS_cemeteryKeystone Job Corps Center students traveled to Tamaqua Borough to help care for the Odd Fellows Cemetery.

This final resting place is one of the oldest in Schuylkill County, with many grave sites dating prior to the Civil War. Due to its size and the abundance […]

Keystone Stocks Up with PA Fish and Boat Commission

KS_fishingKeystone Job Corps Center students continued the tradition of assisting the PA Fish and Board Commission with stocking trout in Lake Francis and Nescopeck Creek.

Students helped stock brook and brown trout, many of which were classified as trophy size, in preparation for opening day on April […]

Keystone Helps Out Feathered Friends at SAGE

KS_birdboxesKeystone Job Corps Center Carpentry students assisted Securing a Green Environment (SAGE) and Rails to Trails in providing houses for the indigenous birds.

SAGE reached out to the Center when SAGE’s junior class of seventh and eighth grade students mentioned an interest in helping out the local […]

Keystone Celebrates International Women’s Day and National Women’s History Month

KS_womenmonthKeystone Job Corps Center scheduled a variety of activities to recognize women’s contributions to U.S. history, as well as their ongoing contributions.

The acknowledgments actually began in February when the Center was visited by Job Corps’ communication associate, McNeely, Pigott & Fox (MPF). MPF interviewed several […]