Students are drilled on the 4 areas of the ACT with a mock test and homework assignments.
WHO? Students grades 9-12
WHEN? Tuesdays and Wednesdays, 5:30-8:30 PM, Saturdays, 8 AM – 1 PM
January 24th, 25th, 28th, 31st | February 1st, 4th
March 14th, 15th, 18th, 21st, 22nd, 25th | May 23rd, 24th, 27th, 30th, 31st | June 3rd
W.e.b Dubois Consortium of Charter School
817 Brownlee Rd., Memphis, 38116
Registration Deadlines: Session 1: January 18th, Session 2: March 8th, Session 3: May 17th
Contact Info: 901-207-2045
Register online at GTHSGTCMEMPHIS.EVENTBRITE.COM or in person at Global Children’s Services, Inc. 5235 Martin Edwards Pl.
Sponsored by the Alpha Delta Lambda Chapter of Alpha Phi Alpha Fraternity, Inc., Go to High School Go to College, Global Children Services Inc., BGenius Prep

Company: Signature HealthCARE

Position: Job Fair

Looking for a little more creativity, challenge, and growth opportunity in your workday?

At Signature HealthCARE, our team members are permitted – no, encouraged – to employ their talents and abilities to solve problems. Our culture is built on three distinct pillars: Learning, Spirituality and Intra-preneurship. But this isn’t just hollow corporate sloganeering. Each pillar has its own staff and initiatives, ensuring that our unique culture permeates the entire organization.

We’re an elder care company. Our mission? To radically change the landscape of long-term care forever.

When: Febuary 1st, 2017 from 10:00 a.m.- 2:00p.m.

Where: 141 N McLean 

We have many open positions including CNAs, LPNs, RNs, Cooks, and Dietary Staff. We have a wide variety of shifts available including 8 and 12 hr shifts.

Registration is Open for the The 2017 Job and Career Readiness Conference @ Gaston Park Community Center
1046 S. Third @ Walker · Memphis, TN 38106
Saturday, February 25, 2017 9 am – 3 pm
The conference is facilitated by the Gaston Park Library and the JobLINC Mobile Career Center. Meet and learn from employment recruiters and experts in the workforce development field.
Sessions Include:
·Digital Resumes: A Sign of the Times
·Building a Resume
·Interview Preparation and Skills
·Work Place Fashion
·Panel Q&A: “What are Employers REALLY Looking For?”
Registration: Call 901-415-2765 or 901-415-2769 to register. (Space is limited, so sign up early)
***A continental breakfast and lunch is included***


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The Memphis Urban League will host a Hiring Event at 413 N. Cleveland Street for Walmart Neighborhood Markets. The Hiring Event will be held Friday, January 20, 2017, for Hourly Supervisors, Assistant Managers and other Management career opportunities.

Please contact the Memphis Urban League immediately to schedule an appointment.

FAFSA Deadline Approaching! FAFSA Workshops All Over the Community!
The TN Promise deadline for the FAFSA application is 11:59 PM on Tuesday, Jan. 17th.
MLK FAFSA Completion Sites (Open for FAFSA Completion)
Please share these sites with students and parents!
2-5 pm 1/13/17 Rhodes College
2-5 pm 1/13/17 Concorde Career College – Memphis, Tennessee
2-5 pm 1/13/17 Streets Ministries
12-2:30 pm 1/15/17 Olivet Fellowship Baptist Church
12-2 pm 1/15/17 Greater White Stone Missionary Baptist Church
1-4 pm 1/15/17 Cloud901 @ Memphis Public Library & Information Center
MLK FAFSA Street Team needs volunteers on 01/13/2017 sign up at
Volunteers will serve as “boots on the ground” by placing FAFSA yard signs/posters/flyers in medians, retail stores, and other public domains, and giving away FAFSA paraphernalia in several neighborhoods throughout the City of Memphis.
*Great opportunities for students to complete TN Promise hours
*Under 18 must be accompanied an adult over 21
Alton Cryer
Program Coordinator, Leadership Memphis

In case you haven’t seen it yet …

20th Century Fox is partnering with Black Girls Code to host FREE screenings to Hidden Figures this January in ALL of our 11 chapter cities! MEMPHIS – Saturday, January 21st – 9:30 am at Malco Paradiso Cinema.

REGISTER ASAP! Attendees in each city will be granted tickets on a first come basis. Each attendee will be awarded a pair of tickets, and the first 15 guests will receive a Hidden Figures promotional package!

Space is limited so sign up soon to secure your spot! Refreshments will not be provided.

Open to our entire community, but, designated block of tickets/seats reserved for students!

See you then!

Employment Opportunities with Agape (Families in Transition Connector & Administrative Assistant Development)

Below are employment opportunities to serve within Agape:
1. Families in Transition Connector (1 position available)

FAMILIES IN TRANSITION CONNECTOR (Anticipated Vacancy) Position(s) Available: 1 (one) Annual Salary Range: $25,000 – $32,500 (Contingent upon relevant work experience) Agape is seeking applicants for FIT Connector position to provide clientdriven and strength-based services to families who are in need of particular resources and assistance. Additionally, the FIT Connector will be responsible for ensuring the health and welfare of pregnant women and their children, which includes seeing that needs are being appropriately addressed, i.e., medical, health, spiritual, emotional, social, employment, educational/training, etc. Adheres to and works within the agency’s policies of the program for the residents being served. The FIT Connector will work collaboratively with other recognized providers and partners in providing holistic services to the residents. Education and Experience Requirement: Bachelor’s Degree, but will accept an Associate’s Degree in Social Work or related field. Candidate must be culturally sensitive with a passion for helping others. Must be computer literate. Must have a valid driver license and own a vehicle with proof of auto insurance. Candidate must be willing to engage in Agape’s Performance Quality and Improvement (also known Continuous Quality Improvement) standards of quality & excellence

2. Administrative Assistant Development (1 position available)

ADMINISTRATIVE ASSISTANT – DEVELOPMENT Position(s) Available: 1 (one) Location: Directors Row Office Annual Salary Range: $20,000 – $32,300 (Depending on Experience) Agape is seeking an Administrative Assistant for our Development Department. As the Administrative Assistant for the Development Department, this successful candidate must respond to a wide variety of routine and non-routine requests and demands. This position requires excellent communications skills and the ability to process information in an effective and professional manner. This position must provide superior secretarial, administrative, and organizational support. In addition to performing above-average administrative functions, this candidate must be able to assist in ongoing work and specific tasks. The Administrative Assistant will be responsible for working on moderately complex assignments where experience and skills provide the basis for a significant amount of self-direction, including the ability to prioritize multiple work assignments. Education & Experience Requirement: Associates Degree or higher Preferred. Minimum of 2 years work experience in a professional office environment setting; Prior experience working in a related field with ability to maintain confidentiality and security required. Candidate must be culturally sensitive with a passion for helping others. Must have a valid driver license and own a vehicle with proof of auto insurance. Prospective candidate must pass computer skills test with 80% proficiency. Candidate must be willing to engage in Agape’s Performance Quality and Improvement (also known as Continuous Quality Improvement) standards of quality & excellence.

Interested candidates should e-mail their resume to the Human Resources Department at  Please see attached descriptions for additional details of roles and expectations.