St. Louis Paints Brighter Future for Women at All Among Us Shelter

SL_allamongus SL_allamongus2St. Louis Job Corps Center Painting students brightened prospects for the All Among Us women’s shelter in Ferguson, MO.

Students stained and vanished doors for the shelter, which provides transitional housing and assists with finding […]

St. Louis Student Meets Missouri Governor Michael Parson

SL_catrinagovSt. Louis Job Corps Center student Catrina Sumpter discovered a special guest waiting for her at the door to the Best in the Midwest Talent for Tomorrow Foundation, Missouri Governor Michael Parson.

Catrina shared her excitement about completing her Pharmacy Tech program and her plans to continue […]

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 […]

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. […]

St. Louis Cleans Up City with Mayor

SL_cleansweepSt. Louis Job Corps Center continues to build a strong foundation with St. Louis Mayor Lyda Krewson.

Eighteen Construction students met with Mayor Krewson and Judge Jimmie Edwards, Director of Public Safety (pictured here with students), at the kickoff of the Better Family Life Clean Sweep event. […]

St. Louis Painters Support Day of Action

SL_dayofaction3St. Louis Job Corp Center’s Painting students primed their skills during the International Union of Painters and Allied Trades’s Day of Action.

Students worked side-by-side with union workers to paint the interior dining room of the Southside Wellness Center. Southside Wellness Center is a home care service […]

St. Louis Grads Find Opportunity at Southern Autorack Gadsden

SL_chrisbarnesaaroncherrySt. Louis Job Corps Center graduates Christoph Barnes and Aaron Cherry have been hired on at the Southern Autorack Gadsden in Alabama.

Christoph completed Facilities Maintenance prior to coming to St. Louis to take the Transportation Communication Union training for the railroad carman program. Aaron completed […]

St. Louis Culinary Student Looks to Hill Side

SL_taramondingramSt. Louis Job Corps Center student Tamond Ingram already has a Job Training Match lined up once he finishes his high school diploma.

Tamond completed his Culinary Arts program and is working on completing his high school diploma through ACE. This partnership allows ACE students to take […]

St. Louis Trains with North County Police Cooperative

SL_stanntrainingThe North County Police Cooperative invited 21 security students and five staff from the St. Louis Job Corps Center to the St. Ann Police Department Scenario training simulator.

Each of the Job Corps participants paired up to face an ever changing scenario. They were involved in […]

St. Louis Office Grads Find Employment

SL_chanellechurchill Two St. Louis Job Corps Center Office Administration graduates have secured job-training matches.

Chanelle Churchill has secured a position at Allied Global Services as an Administrative Assistant earning $ 12. After her probationary period of 90 days her hourly pay will increase to $14.

“I really […]