Author: Olivia McCarthy

Free Expungement Clinic on Saturday, April 14th from 9am-12pm @ OhioMeansJobs

by Olivia McCarthy

Have you been denied employment, housing or other government benefits because of a criminal record? Do you need help getting your driver’s license back? THIS FREE CLINIC IS FOR YOU! SATURDAY, APRIL 14TH 9:00AM – 12:00PM OhioMeansJobs Summit 1040 E. Tallmade Ave., Akron (click for map) CLICK HERE FOR PRINTABLE FLYER No email account? Please create one…



Reentry Event at Main Library downtown Akron on Thursday, April 5th @ 6:30pm-7:30pm

by Olivia McCarthy

UPCOMING REENTRY EVENT AT MAIN LIBRARY, 60 SOUTH HIGH ST., AKRON THURSDAY, APRIL 5TH 6:30PM – 7:30PM Reentry in Motion: Success on the Outside Main Library Room 1 This Reentry in Motion program showcases a film which illustrates the specific steps needed to transition from incarceration to a rewarding life, and examines the many pitfalls that must be…



Free Minority Men’s Health Fair on Thursday, April 19th from 5pm-8:30pm @ Akron General

by Olivia McCarthy

  • Posted on April 4, 2018

  • Health

MINORITY MEN’S HEALTH FAIR THURSDAY, APRIL 19TH 5:00PM – 8:30PM Cleveland Clinic Akron General Ambulatory Care Center 1 Akron General Ave., Akron (click for map) Health Fair will focus especially on African-American and Hispanic males. These minorities have a higher risk for diabetes, high blood pressure, heart disease and prostate cancer. WHAT TO EXPECT –…



Free Career Fair Workshop on Thursday, April 5th & Job Fair on Wednesday, April 11th @ Kent State, Stark

by Olivia McCarthy

FREE CAREER FAIR WORKSHOP THURSDAY, APRIL 5TH 4:00PM – 5:00PM Stark State College, Silk Auditorium 6200 Frank Ave NW, North Canton (map) TOPICS – The Importance of Networking – How to Dress for a Career Fair – Create a Resume that Gets You Noticed – Developing an Effective Elevator Pitch – How to Ace the Job Interview OPEN TO…



Fifth Third Financial Empowerment Mobile on Wednesday, April 11th from 10am-4pm @ OhioMeansJobs

by Olivia McCarthy

FIFTH THIRD FINANCIAL EMPOWERMENT MOBILE WEDNESDAY, APRIL 11TH 10:00AM – 4:00PM OhioMeansJobs – Summit 1040 E. Tallmadge Ave., Akron RECEIVE INFORMATION ON THE FOLLOWING TOPICS – Assistance with requesting your Credit Report – Financial Education Modules – Fraud Awareness and Prevention – Workforce Development – Home Ownership Seminars – How to Avoid Foreclosure GIVEAWAYS &…



Snider Blake Personnel is hiring on Thursday, April 5th from 9am-1pm @ OhioMeansJobs Center

by Olivia McCarthy

THURSDAY, APRIL 5TH 9:00AM – 1:00PM OhioMeansJobs Summit 1040 E. Tallmadge Ave., Akron SNIDER BLAKE IS HIRING FOR THE FOLLOWING POSITIONS ASSEMBLY – HUDSON Shifts/Schedule: 1st (7A-3P), 2nd (3P-11P), 3rd (11P-7A) MACHINE OPERATION – WADSWORTH/SEVILLE Shifts/Schedule: 1st (7A-3:30P), 2nd (2:30P-10:30P or 3:30P-12A), and 3rd (10P-6:30A) MANUAL LABOR, HEAVY LIFTING – FOOD MANUFACTURER, AKRON Shifts/Schedule: 1st shift (5A-4P or…



Summer Youth Employment Program for Summit County residents aged 16-24 is now open for registration

by Olivia McCarthy

SUMMER YOUTH EMPLOYMENT PROGRAM Now open for registration for Summer 2018 HOW TO QUALIFY – Summit County Resident – Aged 16-24 on June 1st, 2018 – Living in household within 200% of the Federal Poverty Level – Participant must either be a minor or reside with a minor CLICK HERE FOR ALL ELIGIBILITY CRITERIA REGISTRATION IS ON A…



Career Passport Expo on Wednesday, April 11th from 10am-1pm @ Akron Urban League

by Olivia McCarthy

CAREER PASSPORT EXPO WEDNESDAY, APRIL 11TH 10:00AM – 1:00PM Akron Urban League 440 Vernon Odom Blvd., Akron WHAT TO EXPECT – 30+ Employers offering starting pay that meets living wage standards – Informational workshops from We Can Code It, CollegeNow and more – Regional labor market information – Professional Dress is recommended FREE METRO TRANSPORTATION…