Category Archives: Community Events/Social Services

ProGeny Place Virtual Job Fair 5/20-5/27

 Virtual Job Fair

Join our Virtual Job Fair –

With unemployment rising and questions about job security becoming more prevalent, finding a new job can be complicated. There’s no way to “pound the pavement” or even attend an in-person job fair right now. Fortunately, we’ve got a virtual job fair coming up that’s just the solution you are looking for! That’s right. You can attend a job fair from the comfort and safety of your own home or office. ProGeny Place has gathered a variety of companies to meet and interact with our members online, share information about their flexible job openings, and collect resumes.
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Lunch & Learn
Computer training and upskilling is imperative to the future careers of Memphians.  There are multiple local service providers who are dedicated to helping Memphians have the tools and skills they need to move into the middle income.

ProGeny Place is excited to share that during our Virtual Job Fair, we will host a Lunch & Learn series, starting Monday, 25th at 12 noon.Just register at: for access to these exciting webinars highlighting the opportunities of the future in technology.

*Monday, May 25th
CodeCrew programs expose students to producing technology and provide them in-depth training that keeps them interested and engaged across a continuum of subjects and grade levels.

*Tuesday, May 26th
Tech901’s charter to train current or potential Memphians for a variety of technology jobs and to work with employees to increase the Memphis technology job base.

*Wednesday, May 27th
S.T.E.A.M. Traning Institute provides a short-term intensive vocational training program for individuals seeking to enter or advance their careers in high demand technology positions. 

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Free Tax Prep May-July 2020

Drive Thru Drop Off – No Appointment Needed
United Way Plaza
1005 Tillman
Memphis, TN 38112
Mondays – Saturdays
May 11-July 15, 2020

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College & Career Day 3/12 @ South Branch Library

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by | March 3, 2020 · 12:16 PM

Community and Vets Job Fair 12/17/19 @ AJC Hickory Hill

Call 901-365-3205 or email or to preregister.

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Job Fair 11/14 @ New Covenant Church

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4335 Horn Lake Rd, 38109

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Take Back Your Life: Credit & Money Management Workshop 10/15

Take Back Your Life: Credit & Money Management Workshop

Tuesday, October 15, 2019  5:00 PM – 6:30 PM
Benjamin L. Hooks Central Library, Classroom L-56

Event Details:
Are you interested in budgeting, paying off debt, starting a savings plan, establishing or rebuilding your credit, but don’t know where to start? This is the workshop for you. Presenter Nicole McGaha, Counselor with Operation Hope, will discuss these topics and more.

Nicole McGaha
(901) 682-7188

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Work N Progress Career Fair 9/27/19 10-2

10 am – 2 pm
3385 Austin Peay Highway, Memphis, TN 38128

Block Party for Peace

Our Mission – The Mission of Work ~n~ Progress Career Fair is to motivate participants to learn and strive for career and educational path choices that will help them live more successful, productive and satisfying lives.

Work ~n~ Progress Career Fair is arguably Memphis’ fastest growing and largest workforce development, job and education fair. In its eighth year this event is poised to serve attendees of the Block Party for Peace with multiple career and education related offerings from primary, college enrollment and workforce development to employers accepting applications on site.

This three day event for families will include development activities, information and support designed to engage men and women in making informed career decisions as well as opportunities in employment and education. From resume’ writing to employment opportunities to your education needs, Work ~n~ Progress will create a distinctive experience for the attendees and their families, giving them the kind of practical information they can act on immediately to begin or continue to develop their professional lives.

Work ~n~ Progress will have something for everyone. The atmosphere will be fun, educational and motivational. The goal is to get information into the hands of everyone who has a role in shaping decisions regarding career, primary and continuing education and workforce development.

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Free Medical Device Skills Training Through Move Hire


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Retired Activities Seminar & Veterans’ Job Fair 9/28/19

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by | September 6, 2019 · 10:22 AM

Veterans’ College & Career Fair 8/27

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by | August 12, 2019 · 10:26 AM

Future Opportunity Fair – Hollywood Library 8/2

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by | July 24, 2019 · 1:08 PM

Family & Friends CPR Course-Healthy Living Series 6/19/19

11:30 AM – 12:30 PM
Benjamin L. Hooks Central Library 

Join Baptist Memorial Health Care at the Memphis Public Library for the Quarterly Healthy Living Speaker Series.

Baptist will partner with the American Heart Association to offer the Family & Friends CPR course.

Family & Friends CPR is for people who want to learn CPR but do not need a CPR course completion card to meet a job requirement. This course is ideal for community groups, new parents, grandparents, babysitters, and others interested in learning how to save a life.”

This free 23-minute class could help save a life. 

This program will take place 6/19/2019  in Meeting Room C at the Benjamin L. Hooks Central Library, 3030 Poplar Ave..

Light lunch is provided at 11:30 A.M. and the seminar will begin at 11:50 A.M. 

For more information or to register, please call 901-227-3512.

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Jobs in July 7/18/19

Online Registration:
  1. Acadian Ambulance–Tennessee
  2. Always Best Care Senior Services
  3. Amazon
  4. American Job Center – Greater Memphis Region
  5. Associated Builders & Contractors – West TN
  6. Back Yard Burgers
  7. Baptist Memorial Healthcare Corporation
  8. Boys & Girls Clubs of Greater Memphis
  9. Brock Services, LLC
  10. Career Academy, LLC
  11. City of Memphis
  12. City of Memphis AmeriCorps VISTA
  13. City of Memphis Public Safety Recruitment
  14. Cleveland Track Material
  15. CMI Healthcare Services
  16. COM – Manhood University & Women Offering Women Support (WOWS)
  17. COM – Office of Community Affairs – A Better Memphis
  18. Comcast
  19. Corky’s Food Manufacturing
  20. Durham School Services/Transportation
  21. Elvis Presley Enterprises
  22. Facilities Performance Group
  23. FCC Forrest City
  24. FedEx Express
  25. FedEx Freight
  26. FedEx Ground
  27. FedEx Ground Olive Branch
  28. FedEx Ground Smartpost
  29. FedEx Office
  30. FedEx Services
  31. FedEx Trade Networks
  32. Flex
  33. Georgia-Pacific
  34. GMACW/ Move-Hire
  35. iHeart Media
  36. Ingram Micro
  37. Job Corps/Alutiiq Commercial Enterprises, LLC
  38. Kele, Inc.
  39. KPower
  40. LEDIC Realty Company
  41. Lees Logistics
  42. LeMoyne-Owen College  – Admissions
  43. Levy Restaurants
  44. Lowe’s Home Improvement
  45. Memphis Area Transit Authority
  46. Memphis Grizzlies Foundation
  47. Memphis Mental Health Institute
  48. Memphis Public Libraries – Digital Literacy
  49. Memphis Public Libraries – LINC/2-1-1
  50., Inc.
  51. Moore Tech – Admissions
  52. National Guard Products, Inc.
  53. News America Marketing
  54. Nike Retail
  55. One & Only BBQ
  56. Opportunity Memphis Kiosk
  57. Pandrol
  58. PFSWEB
  59. Phelps Security
  60. Porter-Leath
  61. Prologistix
  62. Renewal by Andersen
  63. Republic Services
  64. Resume Review and Mock Interviews
  65. Roadmaster
  66. Roadmaster Drivers School
  67. Security One Inc
  68. Shelby County Community Service Agency
  69. Shelby County Community Services
  70. Shelby County Crime Victims & Rape Crisis Center
  71. Shelby County Government
  72. Shelby County School Division of Nutrition Services
  73. Shelby County Sheriff
  74. Shelby Residential and Vocational Services, Inc.
  75. Sodexo at Lausanne
  76. Southwest TN Community College  – Admissions
  77. State of TN; Labor and Workforce Development
  78. TCAT Memphis  – Admissions
  79. Technicolor
  80. Ticket to Work – Allied Professional Services
  81. U. S. Army Corps of Engineers, Memphis District
  82. U.S. Army
  83. U.S. Army National Guard
  84. Unistar-Sparco Computers, Inc
  85. United Elevator Services, LLC
  86. University of Memphis
  87. University of Memphis – Admissions
  88. University of TN Health Science Center
  89. UPS
  90. Walgreens
  91. WHBQ-TV FOX 13
  92. Wright Medical
    Updated List 7/10/19 2:30 pm
  1. Dress for Success Memphis
  2. Empire Beauty
  3. Tie & Scarf Bar
  4. Professional Headshots
  5. Memphis Public Libraries – JobLINC

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Jobs & Careers Week Apr 1-5 @ Whitehaven Library

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by | April 1, 2019 · 3:11 PM

Restoration Saturday 3/23/19


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by | March 22, 2019 · 9:01 AM