Potomac Job Corps Center celebrated the transition of young adults who met all center  requirements and goals. The center was welcomed by Mr. Alfred Al” Edwards. Mr. Edwards and alumni Alissa Streete gave the audience words of encouragement and inspiration to look at a future filled with success and careful planning.

Cleaisha Kidd Age: 21 Hometown: Chesterfield, VA Region: Philadelphia Center: Blue Ridge Dates enrolled: 7/25/2017- 11/07/2018 Certifications: CNA, High School Diploma Cleaisha Kidd decided to attend Blue Ridge Job Corps Center because she needed to stay out of trouble. She wanted to make something of herself, and many people in her family have pursued nursing, [...]

Edison Starts Stem Program!!!

January 16th, 2019

January 16, 2019 the Edison Job Corps partners with NAACP member Bill Casey to add Stem programming during the evening studies program. The Stem and Civics program will enhance the students ability to gain exposure to careers within the Stem industry. The program will also include a public speaking component and panel discussions from key [...]

Students at Muhlenberg Job Corps Center got unexpected gifts recently when Hope 2 All, a community food pantry for the Muhlenberg County area, donated 100 sets of high quality, weatherproof coats, pants and work boots to the center. The donation came after MJCC Welding Instructor Marty Wabnitz mentioned to Hope 2 All founder Larry Chandler [...]

Office Adminstration student Haylee Drahos recently completed her HighSchool equivalency exam. She enrolled in the Job Corps program to change her life.   Haylee’s  ultimate goal is to complete Job Corps and attend college for Radiology in Spring 2019. Throughout the program she has learned  responsibility, communication and conflict resolution skills.  The Job Corps program is [...]

“Congratulations!  Because of the exceptionally high score Eleanor Yu  received on your Microsoft Office Specialist MOS Word 2016 exam, she has been named Champion and selected to compete in Certiport’s 2019 Microsoft Office Specialist U.S. National Championship”Eleanor Yu at  age 20, this focused hard working student had driven herself to pursue training in Office Administration. She plans to [...]

Edison Job Corps student ambssador are partnering with Local Rotary Club to discuss model UN Project Program. For the Edison Job Corps campus 2 ambassdors were selected to particpate in this wonderul oppuruntity. The local roatary club is currently seeking students that are interested in making a difference vis-à-vis major problems facing the world and help [...]

MJCC Christmas Party Recap

January 14th, 2019

Greenville, KY MJCC enjoyed what many were saying was one of the more entertaining staff holiday parties hosted by the Center’s HR department and holiday party committee. Approximately one hundred and twenty of MJCC staff attended the afternoon event filled with multiple fun activities. The planning committee which consisted of Lori Holloway, Monica Gunterman, Shannon [...]

The Potomac Job Corps Center staff and students witnessed a snow storm over the weekend. The snow has fallen onto all of the beautiful landscaping and buildings on center. With the addition of the snow to highlight the center beautification, the center looks like a winter wonderland.

The illustration shows Potomac Job Corps instructor Mr. Crawford teaching students in Math class with motivation and learning.