Archive for the ‘JC Graduates and Alumni’ Category

Job Corps Success Story Ms. Rivera Mew enrolled in the Jacksonville Job Corps Center on March 4, 2019. She remarks that “at 19 years old, I was doing everything to go in the wrong direction. I thought I knew everything about everything, but I figured out fairly quickly that I did not. I wanted to [...]

Student, Dwayne Murphy, Jr. of Newark, Delaware, came to Charleston Job Corps in July 2021. Murphy completed Heating Venting and Air Conditioning (HVAC) and has been accepted into the BullsEye Staffing Program. BullsEye has a long history in the staffing world with over three decades of varied experience. Most supervisors within the organization have previously [...]

Carlos Torre-Piris, a Charleston Job Corps student, enrolled in the program on July 27, 2021, hoping to find a career path. Carlos chose to pursue the Medical Administration trade at Charleston through the center’s partnership with Ross Medical, which he completed on May 12, 2022. Upon completion of Medical Administration, he was awarded a work-based [...]

…imagine the possibilities continues to influence our new student body here at CJCC as we bring aboard our alumni to inspire and encourage SUCCESS amongst our students.  Starting off with a reminder that our soft skills are highly sought after by potential employers, we must continue to learn them and sharpen them.  First soft skill [...]

Chicago Job Corps student Anthony Guzman receiving his certificate of completion from the international masonry institute tuck pointers pre apprenticeship.

…imagine the possibilities is an Alumni on Board initiative to bring in  Successful Alumni that will serve as influencers towards our student body.  They will come on board and speak their story to inspire and encourage our student body to exert greater effort, with enthusiasm, and creativity and awaken a feeling of HOPE and belief,  [...]

Congratulations to Charles Freeman for graduating United States Army Basic Training. While enrolled Kittrell Job Corps Center Charles obtained his High School Diploma, completed the Security and Protective Services trade and was an ordinary separation in January 2022. Also, during Charles enrollment at Kittrell Job Corps, he passed the ASVAB, was sworn in and enlisted [...]

Charleston Job Corps’ Alumni Graduate of the month is Silas Carden. Following high school, in Linden, VA, Silas bounced from job to job in hopes of finding a career. Despite his high school credentials, he soon realized they were not enough to fulfill his dream of a rewarding career. So, he decided to enroll in [...]

Expressing HOPE  thru Art Expressions, for a Better Future Today… In 2020, when the Pandemic hit us, and we had to evacuate…students and staff that remained  here at  our Cleveland Job Corps Center,  became very  creative.   Expressing ourselves artistically.  On BOLDER rocks.  As we delved into painting Positive survival AFFIRMATIONS on them. With words or [...]

In 2020, when the Pandemic hit us, and we had to evacuate…students and staff that remained on Center,  became creative.   Expressing ourselves artistically.  On BOLDER rocks.  Painting Positive survival AFFIRMATIONS.  With words or in art form. This upcoming year we want to “retouch” and continue the initiative that gave us HOPE to overcome.  We weathered [...]