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Jane Addams Resource Corporation shared LISC Chicago's post.
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Just two weeks until #GivingTuesday! Be part of the movement and support those who need #manufacturing training for better opportunities. https://donatenow.networkforgood.org/jane-addams
Thanks for your visit and the shout out! COUNTRY Financial
China's Central SOEs Welding Technology Advancement Research and Training Group stopped by our training center to learn how JARC's welding program empowers individuals to enter the workforce. Thank you ChinaWise USA for connecting us!
Jane Addams Resource Corporation is looking for a new Program Director – Training Services for our site at the Austin College and Career Academy. https://www.jane-addams.org/mission-impact/careers/
Way to go Joel! This #CNC graduate is now working full-time at X-Cel Technologies. #igotthejob
Last week, JARC shared its best practices with the Bucheon Labor Management and Civil Administration Council from South Korea. It was an honor to host you at our training center!
Sometimes all it takes to get back on your feet is a fresh start. http://bit.ly/2z9RtV5
What a great way to start the week! Ray is now a full-time assembler/welder at Dormakaba Americas. #igotthejob #happymonday
Congrats to our Trainees of the Month Ericka, Jason, and Sheila for demonstrating this month’s theme: GRIT. Not only do they meet challenges head-on, they actively seek to better themselves and their fellow trainees. October’s #TOM ceremony and refreshments were made possible thanks to a donation from Katherine Duerdoth. If you would like to contribute to these monthly recognitions of outstanding trainees, give today and indicate “Trainee of the Month” on the designation line. https://donatenow.networkforgood.org/jane-addams
Join the JARC team! We're looking for an employment coach at our Austin site and Adult Learners Program & Services (ALPS) specialist. https://www.jane-addams.org/mission-impact/careers/
JARC is proud of our exemplary staff! Jessica Newsome, JARC’s director of training services, was a guest speaker at Innovate+Educate's annual Close It Summit in Chicago and spoke at Local Initiatives Support Corporation (LISC)'s National Leadership Conference in Minneapolis. At both conferences, Jessica presented on JARC’s family-centered coaching approach. We work extensively to reflect #familyneeds in our programming, including a workshop for nonprofit partners to learn more about the workforce system.
After a live segment on WGN 720 AM today, Jane Addams Resource Corporation received a surprise gift of $10,000 from COUNTRY Financial, one of our long-time supporters. Here is Country's Victoria Nygren with Regan Brewer, JARC's executive vice president.
While our welding trainees were touring Freedman Seating, JARC Instructor Eric ran into two graduates on the shop floor. Good to see you again Robert and Valerie! #minireunion
JARC is back at WGN Radio 720AM! President Guy Loudon and Austin Coming Together Executive Director & JARC Board Vice Chair Darnell Shields talk about our work in the Austin community and what we can ALL do to increase the quality of life for Austin residents. Listen to the full interview here, http://wgnradio.com/2017/10/09/austin-coming-together-committed-to-increasing-quality-of-life/
Hey Chicago, in case you missed this fantastic sight downtown on Manufacturing Day... #MfgDay2017
JARC is celebrating Manufacturing Day with our partner Manufacturing Renaissance. Our Program Coordinator Rezan and CNC Instructor and Austin College & Career Academy graduate Adonis is inspiring the next generation of leaders in the classroom! #MFGDay17
Congratulations to #CNC graduate Justin on getting the job! Justin is working full-time at SGS North America Inc. as a machine shop technician. When asked about his experience at JARC, Justin said, "It's a really amazing program. If anybody comes to me that's in a situation where they're out of work and they need work and are interested in the [manufacturing] field, I would definitely send them JARC's way."
Guy Loudon sat down with WGN Radio host John Williams to talk about our job training programs. Listen to the full interview here https://www.jane-addams.org/news/media/ and tune in to 720AM next Monday at 2:30pm for JARC's next feature!
Tune in to WGN Radio 720AM for the John Williams Show and listen for JARC's name! JARC President Guy Loudon will be recording an ad LIVE from our training center at 2:30pm. http://wgnradio.com/on-air/
Jane Addams Resource Corporation shared Chicago Jobs Council's post.
We're celebrating Adult Education and Family Literacy Week with Chicago Citywide Literacy Coalition. Last year, JARC's Adult Learners Program (ALPS) served 101 learners who averaged reading and math gains of over two grade levels. By pairing life skills with basic literacy skills, #AEFLworks!
What advice would Chris give to someone considering a #welding career and training at JARC? “Don’t underestimate yourself. You can figure it out. Keep your mind open, and don’t come in with any preconceived notions.” Read Chris' full story on our website: https://www.jane-addams.org/success-stories/christines-story