WEATHER AND HOLIDAY CLOSINGS

EMPOWERMENT THROUGH OPPORTUNITY IS CLOSED WHEN CITY OF MADISON SCHOOLS ARE CLOSED, OR THE SHERIFF’S DEPARTMENT ADVISES PEOPLE NOT TO DRIVE DUE TO HAZARDOUS WEATHER.  PLEASE USE YOUR OWN DISCRETION IN DETERMINING WHETHER IT IS SAFE FOR YOU TO TRAVEL TO OUR OFFICE, EVEN IF WE ARE OPEN, AS WEATHER CONDITIONS MAY BE DIFFERENT IN YOUR AREA.


EMPOWERMENT THROUGH OPPORTUNITY WILL BE CLOSED FOR HOLIDAYS ON:








WHEN YOU'RE LOOKING FOR A NEW JOB, IT CAN BE TEMPTING TO JUMP AT NEW OPPORTUNITIES.  HOWEVER, IF A JOB OFFER SEEMS TOO GOOD TO  BE TRUE, IT COULD BE A SCAM. MANY JOBS SCAMS  HAVE A FEW THINGS IN COMMON THAT YOU  SHOULD  WATCH FOR:



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2015


CAREER FAIR 2015, LA CROSSE

DATE/TIME:TUESDAY, MARCH 31: VETERANS ONLY, 10-11 AM; GENERAL PUBLIC, 11 AM - 3 PM

LOCATION:WESTERN TECHNICAL COLLEGE LUNDA CENTER, 400 SEVENTH STREET NORTH, LA CROSSE

CONTACT:DIANNE HAUSER, 608-791-8263

2015 ST. CROIX VALLEY JOB FAIR, NEW RICHMOND


DATE/TIME:WEDNESDAY, APRIL 1, 1-4 PM

LOCATION:WISCONSIN INDIANHEAD TECHNICAL COLLEGE-NEW RICHMOND, GARDEN LOBBY, 1019 S. KNOWLES AVE., NEW RICHMOND

CONTACT:ED METTEN, 715-426-0388


HIGHER EXPECTATIONS YOUNG ADULT JOB FAIR, RACINE

** TICKET REQUIRED **

DATE/TIME:TUESDAY, APRIL 7, 1-3:30 PM

LOCATION:RACINE FAMILY YMCA, 5 LAKE AVENUE, RACINE

CONTACT:YOUTH JOB FAIR, 262-638-6312

KENOSHA COUNTY YOUNG ADULT JOB FAIR, KENOSHA


DATE/TIME:TUESDAY, APRIL 7, 1-4 PM

LOCATION:BOYS AND GIRLS CLUB, 1330 52ND ST., KENOSHA

CONTACT:BUSINESS SERVICES, 262-697-4610


BARRON COUNTY JOB FAIR, RICE LAKE

** REGISTRATION REQUIRED **

DATE/TIME:WEDNESDAY, APRIL 8: VETERANS/VIP JOB SEEKERS, 8-10 AM; GENERAL PUBLIC, 10 AM - 3 PM

LOCATION:WISCONSIN INDIANHEAD TECHNICAL COLLEGE,1900 COLLEGE DR., RICE LAKE

CONTACT:CINDY LAMMERS OR KELLY HAUGEN, 715-234-6827


CENTRAL WISCONSIN JOB FAIR, WISCONSIN RAPIDS

DATE/TIME:WEDNESDAY, APRIL 8: VETERANS ONLY, 9:30-10 AM; GENERAL PUBLIC, 10 AM - 2 PM

LOCATION:MID STATE TECHNICAL COLLEGE, 500 32ND STREET N. (E BUILDING), WISCONSIN RAPIDS

CONTACT:JENNIFER GEAR, 715-422-5047


REGIONAL JOB FAIR, RICHLAND CENTER

DATE/TIME:WEDNESDAY, APRIL 8: VETERANS ONLY, 9:30-10 AM; GENERAL PUBLIC, 10 AM - 1 PM

LOCATION:THE PHOENIX CENTER, 100 SOUTH ORANGE STREET, RICHLAND CENTER

CONTACT:KARI OATES, 608-412-0123


LAKESHORE COMMUNITY JOB FAIR, CLEVELAND

DATE/TIME:WEDNESDAY, APRIL 8, 10 AM - 2 PM

LOCATION:LAKESHORE TECHNICAL COLLEGE, CENTENNIAL HALL (L177), LAKESHORE BLDG., 1290 NORTH AVENUE, CLEVELAND

CONTACT:BRIAN OGNACEVIC, 920-208-5820


LAKE DELTON REGIONAL JOB FAIR, LAKE DELTON

DATE/TIME:WEDNESDAY, APRIL 8, 1-5 PM

LOCATION:THE CRYSTAL ROOM AT BUFFALO PHIL'S, 150 GASSER RD., LAKE DELTON

CONTACT:ERIC ATKINSON, 608-242-4908


24TH ANNUAL WALWORTH COUNTY JOB FAIR, ELKHORN

DATE/TIME:THURSDAY, APRIL 9, 11 AM - 3 PM

LOCATION:GATEWAY TECHNICAL COLLEGE - ELKHORN CAMPUS, 400 COUNTY ROAD H, ELKHORN

CONTACT:JENEAN SHREVES, MARCI BARR, OR CALL 262-741-5190


JACKSON COUNTY JOB FAIR, BLACK RIVER FALLS

DATE/TIME:TUESDAY, APRIL 14 1-4PM

LOCATION:BEST WESTERN ARROWHEAD LODGE AND SUITES, 600 OASIS ROAD, BLACK RIVER FALLS

CONTACT:LEIGH KINYON, 608-785-9089


MARATHON COUNTY JOB FAIR, WAUSAU

DATE/TIME:WEDNESDAY, APRIL 15: VETERANS ONLY, 9-10 AM; GENERAL PUBLIC, 10 AM - 2 PM

LOCATION:NORTHCENTRAL TECHNICAL COLLEGE, 1000 W. COLLEGE DR. (FOLLOW SIGNS), WAUSAU

CONTACT:GAIL HURD, 715-261-8722


FOND DU LAC JOB FAIR, FOND DU LAC

DATE/TIME:WEDNESDAY, APRIL 15, 10 AM - 2 PM

LOCATION:MARIAN UNIVERSITY (SADOFF GYMNASIUM), 45 S. NATIONAL AVE., FOND DU LAC

CONTACT:ASSOCIATION OF COMMERCE, 920-921-9500


JOB FAIR, GREEN BAY

DATE/TIME:MONDAY, APRIL 20, 9 AM - 12 PM

LOCATION:NORTHEAST WISCONSIN TECHNICAL COLLEGE, STUDENT COMMONS (LOWER LEVEL, ENTRANCE 6), 2740 W. MASON ST., GREEN BAY

CONTACT:MARK RAHMLOW, 920-380-0061


JEFFERSON COUNTY SPRING JOB FAIR, JEFFERSON

DATE/TIME:TUESDAY, APRIL 21, 9 AM - 12 PM

LOCATION:WORKFORCE DEVELOPMENT CENTER, 874 COLLINS ROAD, JEFFERSON

CONTACT:RACHEL STEWART, 920-674-8779


NORTHERN ADVANTAGE JOB FAIR, RHINELANDER

DATE/TIME:WEDNESDAY, APRIL 22, 10 AM - 3 PM

LOCATION:QUALITY INN, 668 WEST KEMP ST. (FOLLOW SIGNS), RHINELANDER

CONTACT:GAIL HURD, 715-261-8722


2015 POLK COUNTY FAIR, ST. CROIX FALLS

DATE/TIME:WEDNESDAY, APRIL 22, 12-3 PM

LOCATION:AMERICAN LEGION 143, 807 PINE STREET, ST. CROIX FALLS

CONTACT:BONNIE FREDRICKSON, 715-485-9512 EXT. 1812


HIRING EVENT, JANESVILLE

DATE/TIME:THURSDAY, APRIL 23, 9 AM - 12 PM

LOCATION:ROCK COUNTY JOB CENTER, 1900 CENTER AVE, JANESVILLE

CONTACT:HEATH BIERMAN, 608-741-3612


MONROE COUNTY JOB FAIR, WARRENS

DATE/TIME:THURSDAY, APRIL 23, 12-4 PM

LOCATION:THREE BEARS LODGE, 701 YOGI CIRCLE, WARRENS

CONTACT:TERRY SHREVE, 608-785-9323


CAREER PATHWAYS FAIR, KESHENA

DATE/TIME:FRIDAY, APRIL 24, 12-5 PM, YOUTH INFORMATIONAL FROM 9 AM - 12:30 PM

LOCATION:COLLEGE OF MENOMINEE NATION, N172 ST HWY 47/55, KESHENA

CONTACT:NATASHA CHEVALIER, 715-799-5600 EXT. 3148


OSHKOSH AREA EMPLOYMENT FAIR, OSHKOSH

DATE/TIME:THURSDAY, APRIL 30: VETERANS ONLY, 10-10:30 AM; GENERAL PUBLIC, 10:30 AM - 2 PM

LOCATION:SUNNYVIEW EXPO CENTER, 500 EAST COUNTY RD Y

CONTACT:BOBBI MILLER, 920-720-5600


HIRING EVENT, BELOIT

DATE/TIME:TUESDAY, MAY 12, 1-4 PM

LOCATION:COMMUNITY ACTION PATHWAYS CENTER, 20 ECLIPSE CENTER, BELOIT

CONTACT:HEATH BIERMAN, 608-741-3612


SPRING JOB FAIR, PEWAUKEE

DATE/TIME:WEDNESDAY, MAY 13, 10 AM - 1 PM

LOCATION:WAUKESHA COUNTY TECHNICAL COLLEGE, SERVICE BUILDING

GYMNASIUM, 800 MAIN ST., PEWAUKEE

CONTACT:JANET KLING, 262-695-7811


HIRING EVENT, JANESVILLE

DATE/TIME:WEDNESDAY, JUNE 10, 9 AM - 12 PM

LOCATION:ROCK COUNTY JOB CENTER, 1900 CENTER AVE, JANESVILLE

CONTACT:HEATH BIERMAN, 608-741-3612


 CATHOLIC MULTICULTURAL CENTER

ADDRESS: 1862 BELD STREET, MADISON, WI 53713  

PHONE: 608-661-3512  

WEBSITE: HTTP://WWW.CMCTODAY.ORG/SERVICES.HTML


SERVICES


FOOD ASSISTANCE

THE CENTER PROVIDES FREE MEALS EVERY DAY OF THE WEEK AND A FOOD PANTRY TUESDAYS AND THURSDAYS.


HEALTH SERVICES

A PARISH NURSE PROVIDES GENERAL HEALTH CONSULTATION, BLOOD PRESSURE READINGS, AND FLU SHOTS.


EDUCATION

WE OFFER ADULT EDUCATION CLASSES, SUCH AS ENGLISH AS A SECOND LANGUAGE AND BASIC COMPUTER SKILLS, MONDAY THRU SATURDAY.


JOB DEVELOPMENT

CAREER COUNSELING HELPS PEOPLE DEVELOP RESUMES AND APPLY FOR EMPLOYMENT.


IMMIGRATION LEGAL SERVICES

PROVIDED ON A SLIDING FEE SCALE BASIS. CLIENT ELIGIBILITY BASED ON HOUSEHOLD INCOME.


ENVIRONMENTAL STEWARDSHIP

SOLAR ENERGY, COMMUNITY EDUCATION, RAIN GARDEN, AND OTHER CARE FOR CREATION INITIATIVES.


COMPUTER SKILLS

COMPUTERS WITH INTERNET ACCESS ARE AVAILABLE IN OUR COMPUTER LAB MOST DAYS AND SOME EVENINGS. THE LAB IS OPEN TO ANYONE IN NEED OF A COMPUTER.


CHILDREN'S PROGRAMS

FREE CHILDCARE IS AVAILABLE TO PARENTS ATTENDING CLASSES. HOMEWORK CLUB RUNS THROUGH THE ACADEMIC YEAR IN ADDITION TO A VARIETY OF PROGRAMS AND EVENTS JUST FOR CHILDREN.


FREE LAUNDRY SERVICES

MONDAY: 9AM – 3PM / FRIDAY: 9AM – 3PM