Sacramento Job Corps Center

MLK Jr. Day of Service!

January 17th, 2017

On January 11th, SJCC students participated in Job Corps’ MLK Jr. Day of Service. Over the month of December, students and staff gathered as many donated scarves as possible. Last week, we drove to Cesar Chavez park to tie the scarves on trees to help keep the local homeless population a bit warmer over the [...]

Every year, Office of Assembly Member Jim Cooper of the 9th District puts on an Annual Turkey Giveaway and Wellness Fair, which includes various health services, such as free haircuts, dental services, flu shots, and much more. On November 22nd, Sacramento Job Corps students volunteered  for the event, including giving away up to 2,200 turkeys [...]

On behalf of Sacramento Job Corps Center, we would like to give special recognition to Carolina Gutierrez! This year, Carolina has been involved in the ALMS, or All Leaders Must Serve, program. All Leaders Must Serve (ALMS) is a job readiness program formed to empower young adults from 15-25 years of age by instilling purpose, [...]

The IUOE (International Union Operating Engineer) NTF (National Training Fund) had our 50th anniversary this year. They celebrated their partnership on Thursday by inviting people from the community and staff from our center. IUOE has been providing training to the youth of our communities across the United States for over a half a century now.  [...]

CTS Career Fair 2016

November 21st, 2016

On November 16th, 2016 Sacramento Job Corps Center’s Career Services Department held a Career Fair for the students to attend. We had an amazing turnout of about 32 vendors. Students participated by conversing with vendors about different opportunities they have available and exploring their options for when they join the workforce. It was extremely informative [...]

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 [...]