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C.L.I.M.B. Job Fair 5/4 & College Fair 5/5

C.L.I.M.B. Forward 2018, 2-Day Workforce Development Event Set For May 4 & 5.

CLIMB Job Fair May 2018

C.L.I.M.B.(Creating Lifetime Independence Moving Barriers) will host a Spring Job Fair, Friday, May 4, 2018, from 9:00AM to 2:00PM and a Youth Forum/College Fair, Saturday, May 5, 2018, from 9AM-12PM at Riverside Missionary Baptist Church, O.D. White Family Life Center located at 3560 South Third Street, Memphis, TN 38109.

This unique 2-day collaborative effort among various community partners and businesses is free and open to the public. The weekend is designed to help all job seekers with employment opportunities and the youth explore educational avenues. The second-day youth will attend workshops on cyberbullying, mental health, and issues in the community. Also, local area colleges and trade schools will speak with students about the postsecondary experience.

C.L.I.M.B’s 3rd annual Spring Job Fair will assist those who are seeking new employment, additional income, or a career change.  The event will feature nearly 50 employers seeking talented candidates in numerous industries. Attendees should bring a current resume, dress professionally, and be prepared to network with area employers. FedEx Express, Waffle House, Facilities Performance Group, Durham School Services, Methodist Healthcare, and many more will be in attendance covering various career fields. A full list of employers will be released by Monday, April 23, 2018.

“This event is truly unifying the spirit of our community,” said CLIMB program director and founder, Amber Covington.  “We are proud to help bring solutions to the needs of local businesses as well as to our citizens.  And, by including the youth, we are helping to grow a strong workforce that will assist with Memphis and Shelby County future growth.”

C.L.I.M.B., a workforce, and economic development program; mission is to alleviate suffering, poverty, and oppression by helping build secure, productive, and just communities by promoting career and economic growth in 38109 and 38116. C.L.I.M.B. provides free services, resources, and tools to assist both job seekers and employers with the entire job search process, hiring and employment needs which include workshops on job searching, resume writing, and interviewing techniques.

Contact climbriverside@gmail.com or 901-646-1342 for more inform

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CLIMB Job Fair @ Riverside Baptist 4/28/17

CLIMB Spring 2017 Job Fair Flyer

C.L.I.M.B. Job Fair 4/28/17 -Press Release


Confirmed Vendors

  • Waffle House
  • Shelby County Schools
  • Seedco
  • Central Defense Staffing
  • Olympic Career Training Institute
  • TN Dept. of Corrections
  • Northwest Research Inc.
  • Durham School Services
  • Flash Staffing
  • Central Defense Security
  • Aerotek
  • Big League Movers
  • Homecare By Wesley
  • Provide Staff
  • Staffline
  • Versant Supply Chain
  • FedEx Express
  • Concorde Institute
  • Memphis Police Department
  • Coca Cola
  • Mid-South Food Bank
  • Christ Community Health Services
  • People Ready
  • FedEx Ground
  • Workforce Investment Network
  • Maximus
  • Fresenius Medical
  • XPO Logistics
  • KM Cleaning
  • The Peabody Hotel
  • SMX
  • SRVS
  • Methodist Healthcare
  • Advanced Services Inc (ASI)
  • Memphis & Shelby County Office of Re-Entry
  • Automation Personnel Services
  • Colonial Life
  • Stellar Cares
  • Axcess Staffing
  • Verizon Wireless
  • Manpower
  • Mississippi Blvd. Christian Church
  • K-Power
  • Lebonheur Parent Warm Line
  • Simos
  • Randstad
  • Regions
  • Vibe Barber College

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