CITY OF GREENSBORO Contact: Jake Keys
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Phone: 336-373-2349
City Hosts Community Resource Fair on April 26
GREENSBORO, NC (March 20, 2017) – The City of Greensboro, in conjunction with the NC Works Partners Network of Guilford County and the Guilford County Workforce Development Board, is hosting a Community Resource Fair from 3-8 pm on Wednesday, April 26 at the National Guard Armory, 110 Franklin Blvd. The event is free and no registration is needed to attend.
“The goal of this event is to create a one stop shop for our residents to learn about all the resources that are available to them in Greensboro,” said Maria Hicks-Few, diversity and inclusion officer with the City’s Human Resources Department.
Attendees ages 16 and older can learn about employment and educational opportunities, access to community resources, as well as employment and empowerment workshops. The workshops include:
* Increasing Your Income: Pathways to a Brighter Future for Young Adults – 4-5 pm
* Exploring Your Connections to Resources and Benefits for Veterans – 5-6 pm
* Strategies for Success: Knowing Your Employment Rights as a Transgender Citizen – 6-7 pm
In addition to the three host organizations, the Greensboro Housing Authority, Goodwill Industries, Guilford Technical Community College and the Guilford County Department of Health and Human Services will be on hand to meet with attendees.
For more information on the community resource fair, contact Hicks-Few at 336-373-2657
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Jake Keys, Communications Manager
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City of Greensboro
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