Week of: February 3, 2020
Now Enrolling Building Maintenance Participants
Debi Balog
Director, Workforce Development

JARI is offering a 24 week Building Maintenance Training Program at no cost to eligible individuals residing in the Minersville, Moxham, Walnut Grove or Kernville neighborhoods within the City of Johnstown. The program is funded through the PA Department of Community and Economic Development's Neighborhood Assistance Tax Credit Program and made possible by contributions from local businesses.  

The program will be conducted by the Commonwealth Technical Institute at Hiram G. Andrews Center and will offer the option to earn industry based credentials that will enable participants to seek employment in educational institutions, commercial and residential buildings, construction, or public utilities. Classes are scheduled for March 2nd through August 14th. Orientation is scheduled for February 24th at 8:30 A.M. The deadline for registration is February 21st.

Seating is limited. Individuals who meet the program requirements will be enrolled in the course on a first come basis. If you are interested in learning more about the program and registering for the information session, please contact Debi Balog, Director of Workforce Development via e-mail at dbalog@jari.com or by calling (814) 262-8366.  
Social Media Marketing 101 for Entrepreneurs
Michele Clapper
VP, Economic Development

Thursday, February 27th, Chris Hays, Rebel Fox Farm, will present Social Media Marketing 101 for Entrepreneurs . This two hour Lunch & Learn session will consist of two main topics: Building Accounts and Learning How to Build Great Content. Attendees will learn the role of different social media platforms, how social media works to build business, understanding the most successful types of content, determining when and how often to share content and more. Attendees are encouraged to bring a laptop to this interactive session.
 
This Lunch & Learn will be held at JARI Center (160 Jari Drive, Johnstown, PA) from 11:00 A.M. to 1:15 P.M. The cost to register is $5 per person and lunch will be provided. Click  here  for registration details and form. Please register by February 26th. No shows on the day of the event will be billed.
Save the Date: Cyber Security Resiliency Workshop
Upcoming Events:

February 6th

February 7th

February 20th

February 25th

February 25th
Transitional Re-Entry Advisory Committee (TRAC) Meeting

February 27th

March 5th

March 19th

March 25th

May 5th
Cambria County Job Fair

May 27th - May 29th

JARI
Showcase for Commerce
JARI PTAC
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