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S.O.U.L. Sisters Leadership Project Summer Institute

May 6, 2013 1 comment

S.O.U.L. Sisters Leadership Project

The S.O.U.L. Sisters Leadership Project is a leadership development program for court-involved young women. It is an intensive 2-week program that seeks to challenge and motivate young women to recognize their leadership abilities in their communities, school, and families. Young women will be mentored on how to strengthen their voice and speak up for what is right. The program includes a retreat, workshops, field trips, guest speakers, mentors and a stipend.

The Sisters Organizing for Unity and Leadership Project is accepting applications for their new summer institute for young women, ages 14-18 years old!

5 Things A Prospective Candidate Should Know About Spending Their Summer with S.O.U.L. Sisters:

1.  Starts August 2, 2013 and ends August 16, 2013. There will be a mandatory orientation at the end of July for all accepted participants! The program is Monday-Friday 10am-4:30pm (Friday field trips are shorter days)! Attendance Policy: no more than 1 absence.

2.  Each participant will be on a college campus and receive a stipend, lunch and metro card for the full two weeks of program.

3.  Each participant will take 4 workshops during the summer program including a leader seminar, identity workshop, and creative workshop.

4.  Each participant will have a mentor called a counselor! She will be the young woman’s mentor throughout the two-week institute and will provide her with support and encouragement!

5.  Special Activities: Overnight Retreat, Leader Wednesdays (hearing women leaders tell their stories), Fun Fridays (Women in Action trips) & Workshops (healthy relationships, feminism, street harassment, college support)!

Please Note: All participants must be court-involved, meaning they have been arrested at least once. 

Have more questions? Contact Abi Alausa at aalausa@communityalternatives.org!

Click the following links to access the SOUL Sisters Counselor Internship Description, SOUL Sisters 2013 Counselor Application, SOUL Sisters 2013 Participant Application.

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JFK Airport is Seeking Ground Service and Passenger Service Agents

May 6, 2013 Leave a comment

Are you looking for an exciting opportunity with a fast growing company in NYC?

JFK Airport is looking for Ground Service & Passenger Service Agents!

Interviews are being held at WorkForce1 Industrial & Transportation Center:

Location:  168-46 91st Avenue, 2nd Floor, Jamaica, NY 11432

Time:  10:00 AM to 4:00 PM

Requirements:

  • Must be able to work a flexible schedule
  • Must have a valid NYS Driver’s license
  • Must be able to obtain FAA and other Federal & Airport ID
  • Must be able to lift 50 lbs.
  • Must be able to pass a pre-employment screening & drug test

No experience necessary.  Paid training.

Please email Mr. Bliss at cbliss@grantassociatesinc.com to RSVP and to coordinate a date for an interview. 

Dress Code is professional business attire. Wait time for interviews is 30 minutes to 2 hours. Please RSVP if you intend to attend.