HUD: Youth Homelessness Demonstration Program (YHDP) Deadline Reminder

Round 3 Youth Homelessness Demonstration Program (YHDP) Deadline Reminder There are only 2 days remaining until the application submission deadline for the Round 3 Youth Homelessness Demonstration Program (YHDP) Notice of Funding Availability (NOFA) is due. All applications must be submitted by Wednesday, May 15, 2019 at 11:59:59 PM EDT. Applications shall be submitted toContinue reading “HUD: Youth Homelessness Demonstration Program (YHDP) Deadline Reminder”

Homeless Employment Program (HEP) Tue., May 14, 10 – 11am

Homeless Employment Program (HEP) The Homeless Employment Program (HEP) is an employment program for folks who are experiencing homelessness. Some of the assistance includes job search, resume help, interview skills, money management, housing search and some supported services. Tue., May 14, 10 – 11am WorkSource Affiliate Downtown Seattle 2024 3rd Avenue, Seattle, WA 98121

Free Summer Meals and Recreation Activities

Free Summer Meals and Recreation Activities May 17, 2018 by Christina Hirsch FREE SUMMER MEALS This summer, Seattle Parks and Recreation, Seattle Human Services Department, and United Way of King County are partnering to host a drop-in summer program offering free meals and recreation activities. Recreation activities are open for kids and teens ages 1Continue reading “Free Summer Meals and Recreation Activities”

Hundreds flock to Amazon jobs fair in Kent

Susmita Diyali from Tukwila answers questions in a tent, waiting with others to go inside Amazon’s fulfillment center in Kent to apply for a job Wednesday. (Ellen M. Banner/The Seattle Times) By Ángel González Seattle Times business reporter Amazon.com is looking to hire some 50,000 good women and men to pick, stow and pack itemsContinue reading “Hundreds flock to Amazon jobs fair in Kent”

Starbucks in White Center aims to be launchpad for youth job skills

Starbucks manager Tim Webb, back to camera, watches as employee Loni Stubblefield operates an espresso machine at the White Center Starbucks, opening on Friday. (Steve Ringman/The Seattle Times) By Janet I. Tu The coffeeshop Starbucks is opening Friday in White Center looks in many ways like any other Starbucks store. But to one side ofContinue reading “Starbucks in White Center aims to be launchpad for youth job skills”

KENT: Amazon Jobs Day Wed August 2, 2017

Jonathan Vanian Jul 26, 2017 Amazon is going on a hiring spree. The online retail giant said Wednesday that it plans to hire 50,000 workers as part of a jobs fair it calls Amazon Jobs Day. On August 2, Amazon (AMZN, -1.02%) said it would invite interested job candidates to ten of its various fulfillmentContinue reading “KENT: Amazon Jobs Day Wed August 2, 2017”

JULY 13: Diversity & Inclusion Industry Panel & Resource Event Apprenticeship Pathways to Construction & Manufacturing Careers

Diversity & Inclusion Industry Panel & Resource Event Apprenticeship Pathways to Construction & Manufacturing Careers WHERE: NewHolly Gathering Hall – 7054 32nd Ave. South, Seattle, WA 98118 WHEN: Thursday, July 13, 2017; 5:30 – 8:00 PM SPACE IS LIMITED!! REGISTER ONLINE TODAY: http://www.diversityapprenticeships.eventbrite.com Lots of Free Sandwiches will be served! See attached event flyer inContinue reading “JULY 13: Diversity & Inclusion Industry Panel & Resource Event Apprenticeship Pathways to Construction & Manufacturing Careers”

BLS REVIEW: EMPLOYMENT AND UNEMPLOYMENT AMONG YOUTH — SUMMER 2016

Employment and Unemployment Among Youth Summary For release 10:00 a.m. (EDT) Wednesday, August 17, 2016 USDL-16-1687 Technical information: (202) 691-6378 * cpsinfo@bls.gov * http://www.bls.gov/cps Media contact: (202) 691-5902 * PressOffice@bls.gov EMPLOYMENT AND UNEMPLOYMENT AMONG YOUTH — SUMMER 2016 From April to July 2016, the number of employed youth 16 to 24 years old increased byContinue reading “BLS REVIEW: EMPLOYMENT AND UNEMPLOYMENT AMONG YOUTH — SUMMER 2016”

Port Jobs: Annie E. Casey Foundation Grants $6 Million!

Annie E. Casey Foundation Grants $6 Million! Port Jobs has been awarded workforce pathway funding as part of the $6 million Annie E. Casey Foundation Generation Work Initiative. The initiative’s focus is to identify effective ways to connect low-income young adults ages 18-29 with training opportunities and jobs within the maritime, construction and advanced manufacturingContinue reading “Port Jobs: Annie E. Casey Foundation Grants $6 Million!”

SeaTac: Register for Airport University Classes!

Register for Airport University Classes! Do you work at Sea-Tac Airport? Take college classes at the airport! Airport University classes start April 3rd! Register today! We partner with Highline College and South Seattle College to offer classes in Computer Skills, Customer Service, Security, and Workplace Safety. Classes are FREE for income-eligible students. See flyer forContinue reading “SeaTac: Register for Airport University Classes!”