Students and staff members from the Sacramento Job Corps Center raised $1,882 for cancer research during the American Cancer Society’s Breast Cancer Walk Oct. 21. The annual fundraising event, sponsored by Making Strides against Breast Cancer, was held at the State Capitol and attracted more than 20,000 walkers and raised more than $400,00. The SJCC [...]
Sacramento Job Corps graduate and U S Veteran, Victoria (Tori) Ewing knows first-hand the opportunities available to young people through our program the United States Military. Tori committed to the Army in June 2008 and began preparing academically and physically until she was officially sworn in during the fall of 2009. Within three weeks she [...]
Six SJCC students from Certified Medical Assistance (CMA) class participated in Volunteering with BloodSource to call donors for up coming blood drive for BloodSource. This event help with students having an opportunity for an Work Based Learning site. they will start the week of October 1, 2012.
Thirty students from Landscaping, Carpentry and Cement Masonry career technical training programs converged on William Land Park October 2 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 [...]
National Job Corps Commencement Day Graduation was held on August 24, 2012. The Commencement day speaker was Congressman John Garamendi. There were over 100 graduates recognized at the event, also there were special awards presented. Congressman Garamendi recognized most outstanding student and most improved. Victoria Ewing was the most outstanding student and Raul Valenzuela was the [...]
Sacramento City Council District 8 Annual Summer Concert Series sponsored by Council Member Bonnie Pannell at Meadowview Park. This is the sixth concert of the summer, where some of the events included a live band Innersoul and different vendors and games for kids. This last concert of the summer Council Member Pannell pass out back packs to students from 3rd grade to high school for [...]
SJCC Wellness Center hosted Blood drive on center. BloodSource provided two coaches on center and there were 96 volunteers that signed up for the drive and 66 units of blood was donated to BloodSource. This has been the most volunteers from Job Corps to donate to BloodSource over the past two years.
Sacramento Job Corps hosted the Annual Pacific Islander’s Diversity celebration. The event was organized by the SJCC Pacific Islander Club as well as center staff of Pacific Island background. There were students from all backgrounds participating in the event and performances were done by some community partners. Although the purpose of the event is to [...]
Sacramento City Council District 8 Annual Summer Concert Series sponsored by Council Member Bonnie Pannell at Pollack Park. This is the third concert of the summer, where some of the events included a live music by Capital City Band and different vendors and games for kids. Sacramento Job Corps hosted a informational booth at the event to share information with the community [...]
Sacramento City Council District 8 Annual Summer Concert Series sponsored by Council Member Bonnie Pannell at Cabrillo Park. This is the third concert of the summer, where some of the events included a live band Aftershock and different vendors and games for kids. Sacramento Job Corps hosted a informational booth at the event to share information with the community on [...]