Whitney M. Young, Jr. Job Corps Center is very proud of to see Breaunna Couts take the next step toward her goal of obtaining a Doctorate in Nurse Anesthesia! Breaunna decided to attend the Whitney Young Job Corps Center after her academic advisor stated it would take 4 years for Breaunna to complete her associate [...]

Students from the Carl D. Perkins Job Corps Center attended a Unity March in honor of Martin Luther King Day on Monday January 15, 2018 in downtown Pikeville, KY. The March ended at the Pikeville United Methodist Church with several guest speakers read Dr. Kings speeches. The event was sponsored by Big Sandy Community & [...]

Greenville, Ky – The Muhlenberg Job Corps, Whitney M. Young, and Carl D. Perkins Job Corps Centers’ business community liaisons joined together for the annual Kentucky Chamber of Commerce, Chamber Day last week. MJCC was well represented by five students and two staff members. The evening was filled with speakers from the state government, international [...]

The Charleston Job Corps Center (CJCC) operating under Horizons Youth Services (HYS) was a leadership sponsor for the Charleston Regional Chamber of Commerce, WV Legislative Issues & Eggs held at the Charleston Marriott Jan. 10. The annual event is held just before the start of the session of the 84th West Virginia Legislature. The sponsorship [...]

Cold and windy conditions couldn’t deter five Cleveland Job Corps students and two Job Corps staff members braving the elements to lend a helping hand at the Cleveland Police 3rd Annual Community Holiday Luncheon. Cleveland Chief of Police, Calvin Williams hosted the luncheon to show his appreciation to all community and business leaders who supported [...]

Saadya Rosemond Age: 20 Hometown: Cleveland, Ohio Center: Cleveland Job Corps Career Area: Nursing Assistant Job Corps Dates: 2/12/17 – 12/14/17 Employer: HCR Manor Care In efforts to provide for his family, Saadya Rosemond’s father had to seek employment out-of-state. Saadya’s mode of transportation quickly came to an abrupt stop, and school attendance was not [...]

Craig Conner Age: 19 Hometown: Cleveland, OH Center: Cleveland Job Corps Region: Chicago Career Area: Welding Job Corps Dates: 2/22/2016 – 12/14/2017 Employer: Ace Brother’s Equipment “I didn’t fit in at a traditional school environment, so I quit and enrolled in an online High School Diploma program,” explained Craig Conner. Unfortunately, Craig found himself stuck [...]

Keyausha N. Jones Age: 23 Hometown: Cleveland, Ohio Center: Cleveland Job Corps Region: Chicago Career Area: Nursing Assisting/Home Health Aide Job Corps Dates: 5/30/17 – 12/14/17 Employer: Eliza Bryant Village Nursing Facility After graduating from Euclid High School, Keyausha N. Jones worked various dead-end jobs. She enrolled in Belvoir Learning Center through Ohio Means Jobs, [...]

Rebuilding with Rebuilding Together Northeast Ohio Under the sponsorship of Rebuilding Together Northeast Ohio, single father Andre Roberts and his daughter received much needed home repairs. During the week of December 4th, 2017, Rebuilding Together enlisted Lowe’s Department Store and the Cleveland Job Corps Center to help with the renovations to the Slavic Village neighborhood [...]

Recreation Leaders began the New Year by volunteering and giving back at the Ashland Community Kitchen. Students spent several hours on Saturday January 6, assisting with meals, cleaning up and just talking with the guest. The mission of the Ashland Community Kitchen is to provide any hungry person with a hot, nutritious meal, and to [...]