Springdale Job Corps Center

Finals were over and all that was left for Dominique Moore to do was walk across the stage at Mt. Hood Community College and accept her Associate of Science Degree in Criminal Justice. She hadn’t thought about graduation day and on the spot she tried to gather her thoughts. “Don’t trip. It’s a big deal. [...]

When Anya Goss arrived at Springdale Job Corps Center she knew she had no time to waste. The Pharmacy Technician graduate (July 2018) spoke about how Springdale Job Corps Center helped her. What led you to Job Corps? During high school, I had an idea of what I wanted to do one day, but it [...]

Springdale Job Corps Center students spent an evening in February packing oranges and potatoes at the Oregon Food Bank. After working through a sea of produce, they learned how much of an impact their efforts had: a total of 18,406lbs of oranges and 10,027lbs of potatoes sorted and packed. During the two-hours at the Oregon [...]

Springdale Job Corps Center hosted a very successful blood drive with the American Red Cross. The student-lead drive registered 33 donors with 23 of those donating for the first time. The Red Cross collected 27 units of blood, breaking down to each donor helping up to three people, and collectively helping 81 people in need [...]

Springdale Job Corps Center had three students volunteer for Read Across America Day at Corbett Grade School. The two-hour reading event took place February 28, 2019 and gave Springdale students the opportunity to read to five classes ranging from kindergarten to third grade. For the participating Springdale students, this was their first opportunity reading to [...]

Joseph Kelly didn’t know where his life was headed until he came to Springdale. His time on campus helped him figure out what he wanted for his life. https://vimeo.com/289207021?activityReferer=1

Springdale Job Corps Center was given the opportunity to share information on the TV program Community Hotline. Center Director Naomi Ulsted and Automotive Collision Repair & Refinish student Carlos Bibian were tasked with providing viewers all that Springdale and Job Corps has to offer young people. Community Hotline has been airing in the Portland Metro [...]

Timmy Khanthavong Graduation Year: 2018 Trade: Protective Services What did the graduate do before Job Corps?  What led him/her to the program? I was in high school when I heard about Job Corps, I think I was 16. My grades started to slip so that’s when my parents thought it’d be a good place for [...]

As the Career Development Director of the Sacramento Job Corps Center, Rhianna Johnson keeps busy overseeing several departments: Academics, Career Preparation, Career & Technical Training, and Career Transition Services. It’s a big effort to make sure the 300 students attending the center receive the services needed to be successful. Earlier in the day, she met [...]

Every Thursday, the Pharmacy Technician students of Springdale Job Corps Center practice to make sure their prescriptions are correct. The accuracy and speed drill pushes our students to maintain focus and to be efficient. https://vimeo.com/279460211