Red Rock Job Corps Center

Red Rock Job Corps Center supported the Dushore Founders’ Day Celebration by once again entering a team in the annual Outhouse Races and manning an outreach table throughout the day. Although the outhouse team didn’t win a prize, the team of (at left) Dal Mung, HBI Carpentry, Louis Everett and Abraham Logan, Auto Collision Repair, [...]

Red Rock students took a couple of days this week to help at the Columbia County Christian School’s Day Care Center. For two days, 14 students and two staff helped some school volunteers paint the daycare center. Headed up by Glenn Weaver, whose wife Vanessa is the director, the work groups were able to complete [...]

Staff and students had a chance to speak with US Rep. Lou Barletta on Wednesday, August 17 during a breakfast held by the Columbia-Montour Chamber of Commerce and the Columbia-Montour Visitors Bureau at Bloomsburg University’s Greenley Center in Bloomsburg. The former Mayor of Hazleton, Congressman Barletta has been a longtime supporter of Job Corps, having [...]

Congratulations to the following Red Rock students on their Driver’s Education successes on Thursday, August 18. They include, Licenses: Brandon Butler, Auto Collision Repair, Traijon Rivers, HBI Carpentry, and Marqual Shirer, Auto Technology. Permits: Giovanni Simms, David Bacon and Robert Tuttle, Auto Technology.

Army Strong at Red Rock

August 22nd, 2016

US Army Sgt. Manny Carballo of the Wilkes-Barre recruiting station attending the monthly awards assembly at Red Job Corps Center on Thursday, August 11. He presented mock checks of what will be available in college monies to prospective soldiers, Thomas Pettigrew, OA, and Brian Hughes, Auto Technology, once they fulfill their duties. Both students left [...]

BCL Jackie Johnson and CDC Stephanie Smith, along with Y2Y students, manning a Red Rock Job Corps Center/Y2Y information table during the annual Dushore Founder’s Day event on Saturday, August 13. While there, staff and students were asked to participate in a live broadcast remote by the regional “YES” FM station. CDC Stephanie Smith talked [...]

Red Rock Job Corps Center Residential, OA/CPP Coordinator and HR staff and students attended the annual Block Party held by the Antioch Baptist Church in Williamsport, PA on August 10. Students and staff assisted with recruitment efforts, and HR was available with information for prospective employee candidates. Here students talk about their experiences at Red [...]

Pennsylvania admissions counselors from Horizons spent the week on Center to tour our facility and conduct training sessions. The ACs came from Pittsburgh, Philadelphia, Reading and Harrisburg. The ACs came to visit so that they can provide prospective students accurate information about our Center’s trade offerings as well as the social and residential aspects of [...]

Congratulations to Red Rock’s program completers this week. They are Coplon Thomas, HBI Carpentry, who has been obtained full-time job trade match employment at The Gutter Guys, Harrisburg, PA, starting at $11.50 an hour; and Cecil Gordon, Hotel and Lodging. Best wishes to all!

Red Rock Job Corps Center students worked on Tuesday, July 12 assisting at the Columbia County Food Pantry at Agape in Bloomsburg. While there, students filled the food bags for distribution, and assisted with stock shelves. From left, are students, Lena O’Donnell, Hotel and Lodging; Darrien Lloyd, Auto Collision Repair; Zack Smith, Hotel and Lodging; [...]