Tag Archives: Employment in Southeast Michigan

They’ve learned, now they will earn!

They’ve learned, now they will earn!

The 21st cohort of Earn and Learn students graduated from Focus: HOPE on March 8th – the 45th anniversary of the civil rights organization. The students spent four weeks in job readiness training and now will start working part time jobs and continuing their education. Families of the students attended the program to show their […]

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The ACCESS Spring Job Fair will host 45 employers who are currently hiring.

Two Events Coming Up– March 21st

Earn and Learn’s two training partners (ACCESS and Focus: HOPE) will both be holding events March 21, 2012.   ACCESS Spring Job Fair   Recruiters from some 45 employers will attend the upcoming ACCESS Spring 2012 Job Fair, from 9 a.m.-1 p.m. on Wednesday, March 21, at the Michigan Works! Dearborn Service Center, 6451 Schaefer […]

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Hachem Ossieran, Program Coordinator for Focus: HOPE.

Empowering individuals to lead better lives

This posting originally ran as a blog on Focus: HOPE’s web site. It was written by Hachem Ossieran, Program Coordinator. I’ve been working with Earn and Learn since it started in August. This new program connects people with jobs and job training. The participants take four weeks of work readiness training and then become eligible […]

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Thanks to everyone who has made the Earn and Learn program a reality!

Earn and Learn Officially Launches!

On January 26, 2012, the Earn and Learn program held a small launch event to acknowledge all of the partners that helped make this groundbreaking program a reality. Program graduate Tim Coates spoke to the crowd about how he had made mistakes in his past, but he “was ready for a change and looking for […]

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