Sacramento Job Corps Center

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 [...]

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 Blood Drive on Center

February 11th, 2013

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 [...]