Sacramento JCC graduate passionate about education as a path to opportunity Today, DeVaughn Jones holds a Doctor of Pharmacy degree from the University of the Pacific, and works as a clinical pharmacist at Central Valley Specialty Hospital and at Rite Aid Pharmacy. He also is launching his own nonprofit organization, Cultivating Bright Future Scholars Foundation, [...]
Honoring the area’s outstanding graduates Sacramento Job Corps Center student Azhana Littlejohn sang the national anthem as part of the ceremonies honoring 100 outstanding middle and high school graduates from throughout the 6thSenate District. The event was State Sen. Darrell Steinberg’s Sixth Senate District Annual Graduation Recognition Event. The ceremonies and reception were held May [...]
April 25th, 2013 SJCC held there annual Earth Day event today, staff and students participated in planting trees, flowers and put down bart in flower beds through out the center. All staff and students had Earth Day everyday T-shirts on as everyone participated in a different areas on center. Colton Chaney, Landscaping instructor and Jamis Jones, Director of [...]
Thirty students from Landscaping, Carpentry and Cement Masonry career technical training programs converged on William Land Park April 23 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 [...]
The Student Chapter was started in Oct of 2012 to provide student leaders the opportunity of a higher exposure in the Building Industry, exposure to its newest technology, and to meet the people that are making it happen. We have guest speakers at all the meetings that are influential in the Building Industry. Current undertakings [...]
SJCC Wellness Center hosted Blood drive on center. BloodSource provided two coaches on center and there were 90 volunteers that signed up for the drive and 60 units of blood was donated to BloodSource. This was the second most volunteers from Job Corps to donate to BloodSource over the past three years.
BloodSource offers internships to Certified Medical Assistant students. The Certified medical Assistant class visited BloodSource Laboratories to tour the organization’s facilities and learn about procedures involving the donation of blood platelets, whole blood and plasma. The class of 36 students was accompanied by CMA instructors Kamaljeet Singh and Beverly Sandhu. As a result of this [...]
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.