Giving back to the Community is top of mind for the CJCC Students. On February 28th 20 students and staff went down to the Utah food bank to assist them and provide some community service. In the hour and a half that we they there we emptied at least nine huge boxes. They separated the [...]

Cheyenne Grogan Age: 23 Hometown: Hampton, VA Region: Philadelphia Center: Blue Ridge Dates enrolled: 2/9/2016- 9/26/2018 Training: CNA, CMA Cheyenne Grogan grew up in Hampton, VA and graduated in 2014 from New Kent High School. While she had earned her high school diploma, she hadn’t set specific goals beyond that point, and she found herself [...]

Potomac Job Corps Center welcomes alumni student back to center to talk to future leaders of tomorrow on center. Mr. Maxwell, alumni took a few minutes to explain to students the importance of taking charge of your future with planning and understanding every path to success may be different but you will get there with [...]

Charleston Job Corps Alumni,  Dock New, graduated from Charleston Job Corps in 2016. While attending Charleston Job Corps Center, he received certifications in Green Awareness, Core Curriculum Construction, Technology, OSHA.  Prior to attending Charleston Job Corps,  Dock worked in Coal Mining and wanted a more stable field of work.  He was very active on center, [...]

Vicki Yonts, Program Manager of the Felix E. Martin Jr. Foundation, directed another successful Read to Lead event for Muhlenberg County. Vicki and staff teamed up with several businesses, along with community leaders, to support the importance of the need for our youth to read. The event uses Dr. Seuss’ birthday as a day to [...]

Meet… Steve Moore Age: 20 Hometown: Akron, OH Center: Cleveland Job Corps Career Area: Home Builders Institute Building Construction Technology Job Corps Dates: 01/03/18 – 01/30/19 Employer: Finch Group           Position: Maintenance After earning certifications in Building Construction Technology, RAMset, Forklifting, BCT Pre-Apprenticeship, and Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA-10) from the Cleveland Job Corps Center, student [...]

Meet… Destiny Penny Mann Age: 19 Hometown: Akron, Ohio Center: Cleveland Job Corps Career Area: Nursing Assistant Job Corps Dates: 05/07/18 – 01/10/19 Employer: Ohio Living Rockynol       Position: State Tested Nursing Assistant Armed with determination and drive to embark on a new journey, Destiny Penny Mann enrolled in the Medical Assistant trade at the Cleveland [...]

Potomac Job Corps Center and DC Public Library made an effort to continue motivating and encouraging Job Corps students to read. Potomac Job Corps is making a daily effort to increase the Reading To Lead Across America initiative with students on center representing several different states. A representative from DC Public Library brought applications for [...]

The Clinical Medical Assistant students gained valuable experience as they hosted a successful health fair for staff and students. Over 50 people, even guests from the CRC meeting, stopped by to have their vitals checked such as blood pressure, Cholesterol, BMI and more. Giving the 20 plus students a great opportunity to coordinate, plan, execute [...]

NORTH TEXAS JOB CORPS ATTENDS THE DALLAS BUILD EXPO February 5th was a very special day at the Kay Bailey Hutchinson Convention Center in Dallas, TX for five North Texas Job Corps students who are currently enrolled at NTJCC in the construction trade cluster. They were guest of the Dallas Build Expo that is a [...]