Bridgeport STRIVE Youth Re-Launch

The new  staff of Bridgeport STRIVE Youth  — Theresa Galberth, Rachel Cunningham, and Melissa Joseph — would like to invite you to our Re-launch event: 5:30p.m. to 7:30p.m. Housatonic Community College, Beacon Hall, Room 214 900 Lafayette Blvd, Bridgeport, CT 06604 STRIVE Youth serves to help our youth acquire the life-changing skills and attitudes needed to overcome challenging […]

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Stamford American Job Center Grand Opening

The recession may officially be over, but the economy is changing, and many people still struggle to find work as employers demand different skills in new fields. Responding to that challenge  — with top-notch facilities, connections to employers, and highly trained and caring staff – -is the focus of the new American Job Center (AJC), celebrating its grand […]

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American Job Center Grand Opening

As operators of the American Job Center, Career Resources Inc. s pleased to share this media advisory:  Grand Opening of American Job Center in Stamford  MEDIA ADVISORY – PRESS CORDIALLY  INVITED TO ATTEND Stamford, Connecticut :  The WorkPlace is happy to announce the grand opening of a new American Job Center located at 141 Franklin Street, Stamford. […]

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Fathers for Life Celebrates Graduates

Career Resources’  Fathers for Life Program offers an intensive parenting curriculum that covers topics such as child health and development,  co-parenting and communication skills and how to get along with your child’s other parent even when you don’t live together. Career Resources Inc. (CRI) was one of the first agencies to partner with the state’s […]

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“Fully Prepared for the Job.”

CRI’s STRIVE program recently completed a weeklong training for two groups of teens as part of the Mayor’s Summer Youth Initiative. The program is featured in this video and story in the Norwalk edition of “It’s Relevant.” From the story: Priyanka Thakkar, a first time participant said “The training is great so you know what to […]

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UI Contributes $10,000 to New Haven STRIVE

Thanks to UIL Holdings for its generous $10,000 contribution this week to the New Haven STRIVE! UIL has been a longtime and consistent supporter of CRI and its programs. Next STRIVE cycle in all three Connecticut locations – Bridgeport, Hartford and New Haven – starts July 7. Click here for details on how to enroll. Thanks […]

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STRIVE Youth at Sigourney Square Park

Youth and staff from Hartford’s STRIVE undertook a community service project yesterday, cleaning up Sigourney  Square Park. Gloves, rakes, shovels, trash bags and a lot of hard work went into the endeavor.  At the end of the afternoon there was no litter to be seen and the paths were all swept clean.   They plan to […]

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STRIVE New Haven’s Matilda Bonilla Speaks at Graduation

Matilda Bonilla, a Training Specialist at STRIVE New Haven, took on another role last week: Graduate and Commencement Speaker. Matilda was among those featured in a New Haven Independent story about the city’s Adult Education Graduation. Others included former child soldiers from Sudan who have built a life in the US. The story describes her journey: […]

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CRI Board and Staff Honored at United Way Breakfast

Career Resources Inc. was well represented at this week’s Live United Celebration, with longtime  Board Member Curtis O. Law receiving the Norman Leeds Award, and Director of Strategic Relations Rosa J. Correa receiving an award presented by CRI President/CEO Scott K. Wilderman. Twenty-one honorees received awards that were drawn by third grade students at the Geraldine Johnson […]

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