Every year Springdale/PIVOT’s contractor, MTC, offers an Innovation and Impact Award to its centers. This award encourages centers to look at areas they want to improve performance in and come up with creative and effective ways to do that. This year, PIVOT’s Site Director, Tyna Moreschi, decided to throw their hat in the ring for [...]

As part of their training this year, students Zachary Buckman and Seth Cornett worked at the tree lighting ceremony in downtown Troutdale, Oregon.

On Monday December 5, students learned about recycling and using their imagination, while also enjoying some holiday fun with the Floyd County Homemakers Club. The students spent the morning making homemade Holiday ornaments to be used for an upcoming community project. The homemakers club assisted students in making ornaments out of recycled materials such as [...]

On Friday December 2, 2016 Carl D. Perkins held the last graduation in 2016, were twenty-three students participated in. Students had the opportunity to listen to Staff Sergeant Davin S. Erickson guest speaker for the event. Sergeant spoke to the graduates about opportunity, and it’s never too late to do the things you want to [...]

On Thursday, November 16, 2016, Cleveland Job Corps Center students joined sev-eral Northeast Ohio schools at the 2016 Debra Ann – November Kickoff for Kindness Rally titled, “KINDNESS IS MAGNETIC: STICKING TOGETHER TO PROMOTE KINDNESS IN YOUR SCHOOL.” The rally helps students with developing kind-ness projects that will have a positive impact on their school’s [...]

Name: Darion Fore Age: 22 Center: Cleveland Job Corps Region: Chicago Hometown: Cleveland, OH Career Area: Carpentry Dates in Job Corps: February 2016 – November 2016 After graduating from Berea High School in 2012, Darion Fore worked various warehouse jobs for four years. Mr. Fore came to Cleveland Job Corps in February to pursue his [...]

From October 24 – 28, 2016, the Student Government Association (SGA) from Cleve-land Job Corps joined SGA leaders from other Job Corps centers across the country at Camp Horizons Fall 2016 SGA Leadership Conference in Harrisonburg, Virginia. The four-day conference focused on constructing initiatives to improve Center life, develop leadership skills, group dynamics, conflict resolution [...]

The Cleveland Job Corps Center’s (CJCC) Student Government Association (SGA) is the voice of the stu-dent body; and works to promote a positive culture on campus. They work with staff on issues to enhance the academic, social and vocational advancement of all the CJCC students. Please join us in congratulating the fol-lowing newly elected SGA [...]

Alaska Job Corps is a continual supporter of Veterans, both as students and staff.  The above picture shows a large celebration near Veterans Day, emceed by the City of Palmer Mayor, Edna DeVries.

Transition Team is Cranking There is a new energy in the back of the house.  The Alaska Job Corps is well known for its training programs and residential program.  But becoming certified is not the end of the story.  It is actually the beginning of another more important story—lifetime employment.  At the Alaska center this [...]