Guarantee for Success!

May 24th, 2021

As Rashaad Smith approached graduation from the St. Louis Job Corps Center in January of 2021, he was confident he would be successful but wasn’t sure what that success might look like. Then he was introduced to the Construction Career Development Initiative (CCDI), conceived and operated by Clayco, Inc. in both St. Louis and Chicago. [...]

Habitat Helpers

May 24th, 2021

On April 19, 2021 Trades Instructors from the St. Job Corps Center participated with Habitat for Humanity to lay the foundation for a new two-family flat in the Gate District in the central portion of St. Louis City. Otis Peebles – Bricklaying Instructor, Clyde Latham – Plastering Instructor, Roosevelt Robinson – HBI/BCT Instructor and George [...]

Goodwill and Good Books

May 24th, 2021

The St. Louis Job Corps Center Book Drive benefitted a second charitable organization in late April, 2021, when almost 1000 new and gently used books were delivered to the Watson Road Goodwill store in south St. Louis County. Our primary beneficiary of the book drive was Pathways to Progress, one of our many community partners. [...]

Read All About It

May 24th, 2021

During the months of February and March, 2021, the St. Louis Job Corps Center participated in a book drive sponsored by our parent company, Management and Training Corporation (MTC). We collected gently used books and asked our staff and partners to purchase books to donate; MTC generously provided a $500 credit with Amazon to strengthen [...]

Positive Pastor

May 24th, 2021

Pastor Steve Jones is a shining example of positivity!! Many days you can find him behind the wheel of a Metro bus picking up riders throughout St. Louis City, delivering them to their respective destinations. Without a doubt Pastor Jones brightens the days of those he encounters with his kindness and his belief that you [...]

Tanya Green Age: 27 Hometown: Norfolk, VA Region: Philadelphia Center: Blue Ridge Dates enrolled: 9/30/2014 – 8/28/2015 Training: Medical Assistant, Phlebotomy, EKG Tech, Patient Care Tech While making good grades wasn’t typically an issue for Tanya Green, but in middle school she began to get into some trouble, faced multiple suspensions, and eventually stopped attending [...]

Old Dominion Job Corps Center Staff follow in the tradition of the Kentucky Derby. Staff were hats to celebrate the beginning of the race. The tradition of the hat lives on as a fun element to the races (and more practically to keep the sun out of spectator’s eyes).The Old Dominion male staff wore bow [...]

Graduate of the Office Administrative trade states that her mom encouraged her to attend Flint Genesee Job Corps, as she was a graduate of the Gerald R. Ford Job Corps also located in Michigan.   Aloia Caston, from Ohio did a great job with many accomplishments to include receiving various certifications:  NS Word 2019, MS PowerPoint [...]

Five students from Flint Genesee Job Corps took part of the University of Michigan’s MI-Site eye study program offered at Hamilton Health Clinic, located closely to the center.  Students received eye exams at no charge, along with the opportunity to receive eye glasses as well.  Students were also highlighted in the Clinics monthly virtually newsletter [...]

Welding Graduate Jordan Hood is making his way in the world after completing his trade at the Muhlenberg Job Corps Center. Jordan joined the Job Corps program after he had dropped out of high school following the death of his brother. He know that he had the potential for greatness and wanted to make himself [...]