Archive for the ‘Let’s Move Campaign’ Category

Charleston Job Corps Center’s “Modern Men” group have been long standing supporters of the Herbert C. Henderson’s Office of Minority Affairs.  The Modern Men are pictured during the Black History Month Lecture Series of which they volunteered.  This was a two weekend request for these men to help with manning the admissions tables, serving and [...]

Charleston Job Corps Business Liaison, Nancy Shepherd Invited Dana Bryant, Communications Coordinator of Volunteer West Virginia  to discuss the AmeriCorps Program to  students who have expressed an interest in the program upon completion of Job Corps.  The students in attendance were:  Devonte Crisp, Aaron Long, Angel Morales, Isaiah Smith-Owens, Ryah Cruz, Daisia Mooring, Nayim Wells, [...]

Charleston Job Corps Center held its first What’s Up Wednesdays on Feb 6.  Career Services created this event in order to allow students to further consider their career choices. Ron Rogillio Professor, Chair of Applied Technology, and Program Coordinator of Construction Management from Bridge Valley Career and Technical College presented information on the Welding Program [...]

The Charleston Job Corps Center (CJCC) operating under Horizons Youth Services (HYS), participated in National Groundhog Job Shadow Day on Monday, February 3, 2019.  CJCC student’s job shadowed at the State of West Virginia Governor’s Office( R-WV),  Charleston Housing Authority, WV Telcomm, and two student’s shadowed our Center Director, Angela Rackley “Once again, we are [...]

Ms. Beverly Thomas, CEO of Regional Contracting Services a partner with Potomac JCC that offers construction employment opportunities. She talked to the student body about the importance of being drug free in the workplace. She also gave tips on things you should do at an interview to be ready, such as arrive early, have your [...]

Security Trade begins the day with a little physical training

The Charleston Job Corps Center (CJCC) operating under Horizons Youth Services (HYS) participated in the 2nd annual YWCA Race to End Racism, April 28 at 9:00 a.m. on the West Side of Charleston. Staff and students joined hundreds in the 5K Run/1 Mile Walk that started and ended at Magic Island. The run/walk route passed [...]

At an all staff and student assembly, Mr. Donnie Johnson, Owner of P.R. Zone, presented Cross Fit Warrior t-shirts to the students who completed the training program at his facility. The Muhlenberg Job Corps Center Cross Fit program is led by Center Director, Eric Jones.  They conduct on center work out programs, and those that [...]

With only a few weeks left to register to vote, on September 15, 2016, the Muhlenberg Job Corps Center held a Voter Registration Campaign during lunch for the 2016 election. Voter registration cards and absentee ballot instructions were made available to the students who were interested in exercising their right to vote.  Student Diamond Hood, [...]