20 Apr 2021

Inside this month’s Job Corps Insider: NJCA Board of Directors Updates Alumni of the Week: Emmanuel Tolentino FY22 Appropriations Curriculum Developer Seeks Students for Financial Literacy Review President Biden’s FY22 Skinny Budget Management & Training Corporation Celebrates 40th Anniversary Employer Partner/Team Member Recognition Read more

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18 Feb 2021

Inside this month’s Job Corps Insider: National Apprenticeship Act of 2021 Graduate of the Month Incoming Administration Leadership Gold Star Centers Getting students back to campus Connecting with the freshmen of the 117th Congress Wednesdays on Instagram Live! The Washington Update Read More

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18 Jan 2021

Inside this month’s Job Corps Insider: 117th Congressional Committees and Incoming Leadership Graduate of the Month COVID-19 Relief Update 2020 Job Corps Employer & Supporters of the Year FY 2021 Appropriations Update Digital Media Update Read more

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17 Jan 2021

Retirements from Congress coupled with November’s elections have resulted in several changes to the congressional committees that have jurisdiction over the Job Corps program. Rep. Rosa DeLauro (D-CT), a longtime Job Corps champion, will be the House Appropriations Committee Chair for the 117th Congress. Rep. David Scott (D-GA), another…

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20 Dec 2020

Inside this month’s Job Corps Insider: 117th Congressional Committees and incoming Administration update Job Corps graduate feature  Relief package negotiations FY’21 appropriations update Outgoing Board member tribute to Diane Enzi NJCA’s year in review Read More

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15 Dec 2020

As we end this extraordinary and unusual year called 2020, “the year of working through a pandemic,” NJCA responded to the programmatic needs of our members to further our mission of supporting opportunity youth to become productive and independent citizens. NJCA is pleased with our accomplishments and grateful that…

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15 Dec 2020

Having only completed the eighth grade, James David Jackson worked in a low-paying laborer position at a sawmill, one of the few job options within his area for someone who hadn’t finished high school. Today, James’ life is completely different. He was empowered with support from two Job Corps…

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15 Dec 2020

Tribute to Outgoing NJCA Board Member Diana Enzi Diana Enzi, a dedicated and highly respected member of the NJCA Board, has announced that she is stepping down from her role at the end of this year. Her commitment to education for all young people and encouraging them to succeed in…

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15 Dec 2020

Retirements from Congress coupled with November’s elections will result in several changes to the congressional committees that have jurisdiction over the Job Corps program. Rep. Rosa DeLauro (D-CT), a longtime Job Corps champion, won a competitive race to be the new House Appropriations Committee Chair for the 117th Congress. Rep….

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15 Dec 2020

NJCA continues to conduct outreach to key members on Capitol Hill to advocate for the inclusion of Job Corps program priorities in the COVID-19 Phase 4 relief package. Despite a renewed sense of urgency on Capitol Hill in recent weeks, a deal on another COVID-19 relief package has yet…

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