Sacramento Job Corps Center

November has been designated as Literacy Month at the Sacramento Job Corps Center! Students from various groups on center, including the Literacy B class, have been visiting the on-site Head Start program and reading to the children once a week. Below are just a few pictures showing the enthusiasm and kindness the students have shown [...]

Sacramento Job Corps honors Denicio Raygoza! Below you will see 17 year-old Denicio Raygoza, who recently completed his trade and became the first Sacramento Job Corps student to graduate from Facilities Maintenance. Denicio will be moving back to Stockton shortly, and is excited to join the workforce, armed with the skills he gained in Facilities [...]

On Tuesday, November 8th, a bus load of Sacramento Job Corps students were taken to the polls to vote. Shown below is five male students sporting their “I Voted” stickers and showing their support for the 2016 Presidential Election.

The True North Project sponsored a Resource Fair for former foster youth from the Sacramento Job Corps Center. The event was held in the SJCC Recreation Center. Students had an opportunity to listen to presenters from several organizations regarding housing options, internet safety and security, employment, higher education, health and wellness, transportation, resources for parents [...]

National Job Corps Graduation

September 2nd, 2015

On Friday, August 21, Sacramento Job Corps hosted the largest graduation in the history of the center with over 73 graduates assembled to walk across the stage and to receive their honors and certificates of completion. The day was also significant, in that, it was a National Day of Graduation for all 127 Job Corps [...]

David Carr is a graduate of the Sacramento Job Corps. He started Job Corps in July 2012,and completed Carpentry and earned several awards including student of the month Safety award for dorm and trade. “David states he enjoys serving his country and says Job Corps taught him what a successful man in today’s economy. He [...]

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 [...]