Sacramento Job Corps Center

Rebeca Carrera and Donna Or from the Certified medical Assistant has started a new work based learning opportunity with Sacramento Community Clinic. There are three clinics in the Sacramento area, one in the North Sacramento and two in the South Sacramento. There were five trainees that interviewed with the organization’s North area clinic, and two [...]

Honoring Martin Luther King Jr. 19 students joins thousands for march to honor Civil Rights leader Nineteen students and two staff members from Sacramento Job Corps Center joined thousands of other participants for a march through Sacramento to honor the late Civil Rights leader Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. The students, along with other marchers, [...]

Sacramento Job Corps team raises $1,278 for cancer research Students and staff members from the Sacramento Job Corps Center raised $1,278.45 for breast cancer research during the American Cancer Society’s Breast Cancer Walk Oct. 20.   The annual fundraising event, sponsored by Making Strides against Breast Cancer, was held at the State Capitol and attracted [...]

Three students land jobs as a result of annual event Three Sacramento Job Corps Center students landed jobs as a result of the center’s annual Career Fair, held Oct. 24 at the center’s recreation center. Student Michael Ati was hired by Nelson Staffing, working in waste management, and students Sheena Hopkins and Luke Blair were [...]

Job Corps students among those recognized Carpentry students build Solar Suitcases for facilities in developing nations Sacramento Job Corps carpentry students show the completed Solar Suitcases. Carpentry students from Sacramento Job Corps were among a select group of area students from community colleges and high schools who were recognized for their work building Solar Suitcases, [...]

Dedicated to Promoting Health and Wellness Hosted By Cecilia Johnson, RN, Health and Wellness Manager Thursday, October 17, 2013 Bringing in multiple organizations to promote Community Health and Wellness was the objective to actively engage students and staff to demonstrate Health Awareness.  By continuing to build community partnerships, it will encourage more sustainable health outcomes.  [...]

The Sacramento Job Corps Center celebrated National Job Corps Commencement Day Aug. 23 by honoring the accomplishments of 105 graduates representing 14 different career technical training programs on center. Keynote speaker Dr. DeVaughn Jones receives a recognition plaque from Center Director Erica Evans. The ceremonies’ keynote speaker personally understands the value of Job Corps. Dr. [...]

Thirty students from Landscaping, Carpentry and Cement Masonry career technical training programs converged on William Land  Park October 9th for a day of maintenance and landscaping to prepare the park’s golf course for a new season of First Tee of Sacramento. First Tee works with inner city youth to teach them life lessons through the game of [...]

Center Director Erica Evans; Deborah Portela, administrator from Casa Coloma Health Care; and John Lear, WBL coordinator.  Two community partners were honored at the Sacramento Job Corps Community Relations Council luncheon Aug. 28. Casa Coloma Health Care Center was honored for providing work-based learning internships for students in the Certified Nursing Assistant career technical training [...]

Center career fair leads to employment for 6 students Sacramento Job Corps students talk with a potential employer. Six Sacramento Job Corps Center students landed jobs as a result of the center’s annual Career Fair, held April 24 at the center’s recreation center. The event’s theme was “Make the Connection.” The fair, held from 10 [...]