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Denzel Polk Age: 20 Hometown: Cleveland, OH7 Center: Cleveland Job Corps Region: Chicago Career Area: Nurse Aide Job Corps Dates: 6/20/16 – 1/31/18 Denzel Polk graduated from Martin Luther King High School in 1995. “Before coming to Job Corps, I was unemployed and looking for a new direction in my life,” explained Denzel. After sitting [...]

Davante Anderson Age: 25 Hometown: Cleveland, OH Center: Cleveland Job Corps Region: Chicago Career Area: Building Construction Technology JC Date: 1/28/2014 – 5/4/2015 Davante Anderson’s favorite quote, “It’s not where you start, it’s where you finish,” rang true as this twenty-five-year-old has truly finished well. After the unfortunate passing of his mother, Davante found himself [...]

Michael Young Age: 20 Hometown: Lorain, OH Center: Cleveland Region: Chicago Career Area: Carpentry Job Corps Date: 8/21/2017 – 4/18/2018 After graduating from Albert Einstein Academy in Westlake, Ohio, Michael Young found himself couch surfing at friends’ homes and displaced. Struggling with no real job skills nor a place to call home, he enrolled in [...]

Rochelle Williams Age: 25 Hometown: Cleveland, OH Center: Cleveland Region: Chicago Career Area: State Test Nursing Association Job Corps Date: 5/22/17 – 4/18/18 Rochelle Williams is an exceptional young lady, whom unfortunately had to drop out of high school to care for her ailing mother. But as luck would have it, this unsung hero dis-covered [...]

Nurse’s Aide Instructor, Carla Widener and her class were invited to attend the McGregor Home Luncheon on April 20, 2018. Each year, the McGreg-or Home honors their volunteers for all the help and support they provide to the facility. McGregor Home and the Cleveland Job Corps Center have been partners for over six years; and [...]

Student leaders from Cleveland Job Corps joined Student Government Association delegations from ten other Job Corps Centers for the Spring 2018 SGA Leadership Confer-ence – April 10-13, 2018 at Camp Horizons near Harrison-burg, VA. The four-day conference opened with a series of ice-breakers and team-building activities on Tuesday that encouraged communication, critical thinking, problem-solving and [...]

Rossana Garay Escalante Age: 19 Hometown: Richmond, VA Center: Blue Ridge Job Corps Center Region: Philadelphia Career Area: Medical Assistant Job Corps Dates: 7/18/17 – 03/17/18 Growing up in Venezuela, Rossana Garay Escalante and her family witnessed the deprivation happening in their country. Understanding the need to provide their family with more opportunities, her parents [...]

Potomac’s Recreational  Department show Rec. Aids how much they are appreciated with a celebration  “Recreational Leaders Appreciation Day” by taking them out on the town and dinner.

Muhlenberg Job Corps graduate, Kayniscia Moore graduated from the Medical Office Support program and completed her certification in insurance just a little more than one year ago and was quickly hired by Quality Care and Advocacy Group as a full time insurance and billing specialist in her home state of Georgia. “The hard work I [...]