KRA Chicago-Westside American Job Center

KRA Chicago-Westside American Job Center Through WIOA federal funding, KRA offers Youth, Adult, and Dislocated Worker programs at the Westside American Job Center. KRA Corporation’s mission is to provide businesses with a trained and reliable workforce by preparing jobseekers for today’s competitive workplace and global economy.

KRA Corporation operates the Westside American Job Center, which is located at 605 South Albany Avenue. The Westside American Job Center offers services to ex-offenders, individuals with disabilities, older workers, homeless job seekers, and veterans. Through WIOA federal funding from the Chicago Cook Workforce Partnership, the center provides Youth, Adult, and Dislocated Worker programs. KRA Corp

KRA Corporation operates the Westside American Job Center, which is located at 605 South Albany Avenue. The Westside American Job Center offers services to ex-offenders, individuals with disabilities, older workers, homeless job seekers, and veterans. Through WIOA federal funding from the Chicago Cook Workforce Partnership, the center provides Youth, Adult, and Dislocated Worker programs. KRA Corp

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01/07/2022

In need of a rap sheet expungement?

@cannaequityil will be hosting a RAP Sheet Assistance Day on February 25th, 2022. It will take place from 9AM-1PM at 35th Street and Michigan Avenue in Chicago.🌈

Head to their page for the registration link and register to add you to the list. YOU MUST REGISTER TO ATTEND. After you fill it out, you will receive a phone call from their team a couple of weeks before the event to confirm your attendance. If you have any questions about the event, please reach out to: [email protected].
http://bit.ly/ChicagoExpunge22

#cannaequity #chicagocommunity #expungement

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01/07/2022

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The Back to Work 50+ Program is for #unemployed and #underemployed people aged 50+ who want to explore the skills needed to successfully compete in today’s workplace. Join free workshops that will help you in your job search. Learn more here: http://ow.ly/aOH350Hp1ff

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01/07/2022

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The Partnership is offering free virtual workshops that can help you at work, in your job search, or helping your school-aged kids and grandkids with their homework! Join us for introductory courses on Microsoft Word, Excel, and PowerPoint. To register and learn more, visit http://chicookworks.org/workshop

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01/05/2022

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Cold day ahead! Chicago Department of Family and Support Services six warming centers are open TODAY till 5pm! Call 3-1-1 to find the nearest warming center. Please wear face coverings in Warming Centers. #StayWarmChicago

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01/05/2022

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Employer-Based Training programs help businesses upskill employees to avoid layoffs, remain current in new technologies and business practices, and to provide job skills to new hires. Learn more: http://ow.ly/9Kbu50HfaSC

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01/05/2022

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The Learning Center offers accessible and inclusive professional development courses for #ILworkNet partners. Modules break down vital information and services within the workforce system. Partners can enroll now: http://ow.ly/iyGK50H6ARH

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01/05/2022

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Subscribe to The Partnership’s official podcast, Hire Frequency! Hosted by Partnership CEO Karin M. Norington-Reaves, Hire Frequency offers meaningful perspectives from a variety of guests and experts, discussing workforce equity and high-demand industries to community engagement and the post-pandemic economy. Let’s employ, empower, and elevate one another: http://ow.ly/x5Kx50Hn5KJ

How To Earn More Money (Without Negotiating Salary)
12/29/2021
How To Earn More Money (Without Negotiating Salary)

How To Earn More Money (Without Negotiating Salary)

Salary negotiation is one option to raise your pay, but there are others. Here are ways to earn more money without having to negotiate compensation.

Upcoming Transportation, Distribution & Logistics Virtual Hiring Event. Register at http://ow.ly/Zpe150HemOf
12/29/2021

Upcoming Transportation, Distribution & Logistics Virtual Hiring Event. Register at http://ow.ly/Zpe150HemOf

It’s not too late to register for YWCA TDL Sector Center of Chicago’s Virtual Job Fair event on January 13, 2022, at 1:00 PM – 3:00 PM CST. Register to find out how you can apply for one of their many job openings! http://ow.ly/Zpe150HemOf

"Transportation Inspectors earn a median wage of $90k/years to enforce safety rules by inspecting equipment and services...
12/29/2021

"Transportation Inspectors earn a median wage of $90k/years to enforce safety rules by inspecting equipment and services to protect people and cargo. Investigating accidents is also part of their job. Learn more: http://ow.ly/mkAF50Hf9Y6"

Transportation Inspectors earn a median wage of $90k/years to enforce safety rules by inspecting equipment and services to protect people and cargo. Investigating accidents is also part of their job. Learn more: http://ow.ly/mkAF50Hf9Y6

Check out KRA's monthly eNewsletter!Read December's edition now at https://conta.cc/3yKBOYx!
12/29/2021

Check out KRA's monthly eNewsletter!

Read December's edition now at https://conta.cc/3yKBOYx!

Did you know that KRA has a monthly eNewsletter? 📬

Read December's edition now at https://conta.cc/3yKBOYx!

And don't miss out on next month's eNewsletter...sign up at shorturl.at/stvS3 💌

Check out the Westside American Job Center's January 2022 calendar!
12/28/2021

Check out the Westside American Job Center's January 2022 calendar!

Check out the Westside American Job Center's January 2022 calendar!

12/23/2021

Happy Holidays from KRA!

Request for Qualifications - Grant/Proposal Writing Services
12/23/2021

Request for Qualifications - Grant/Proposal Writing Services

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12/23/2021

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Applications for the Rental Assistance Program close Monday, December 27! The program provides funding to #Chicagoans at risk of becoming homeless. Assistance may include payment of future rent or rent arrears to prevent eviction. Visit here http://ow.ly/JWjB50HcET2 to learn more

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12/09/2021

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Join us for our December Career Empowerment Session!If you have any questions, please email frush@kra.com. We look forwa...
12/09/2021

Join us for our December Career Empowerment Session!

If you have any questions, please email [email protected].

We look forward to your participation!

Join us for our December Career Empowerment Session!

If you have any questions, please email [email protected].

We look forward to your participation!

Check out our December Calendar!
12/08/2021

Check out our December Calendar!

Check out our December Calendar!

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12/08/2021

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The Partnership continues to support job seekers finding careers that they love and employers the top talent they need. Connect with a #career coach today http://ow.ly/9QLw50H5LzQ and learn more about our free services.

12/08/2021

The Chicago Department of Family and Support Services six warming centers are open TODAY from 9am - 5pm! Call 3-1-1 to find the nearest warming center. #StayWarmChicago

12/08/2021

ATTENTION! The Chicago Department of Family and Support Services Rental Assistance Program portal is NOW OPEN!

Apply online for rental assistance at Chicago.gov/fss/RAP now until Monday, December 27th!

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12/03/2021

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12/03/2021

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Illinois workNet is hosting virtual hiring fairs on Wednesday, December 8 with The Partnership, State Senator Patricia Van Pelt, Commissioner Dennis Deer, Walter Burnett, Jr. 27th Ward Alderman, Illinois Department of Corrections and Illinois Department of Employment Security - IDES. Visit http://ow.ly/G0gm50H1e4L

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11/05/2021

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*Updated dates and locations!* Rite To Wellness will be distributing fresh produce boxes, including, fruits, veggies, meat, bread, & rice to our Garfield Park community THIS SATURDAY, Nov 6 + all of the Saturdays listed on this flyer, at 9:30am! Located at 3835 w. Madison (the former Aldi’s parking lot). Please spread the word!

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11/05/2021

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At the Partnership, we believe in economic empowerment through employment. Our network includes listings for more than 2,000 positions in high-growth sectors – from welders and electricians to receptionists and human resource professionals. Don’t just find a job, but a career that you love. Visit http://ow.ly/KbYI50GCTwi to learn more about our services. Reach out to find out more.

Important resource for students:"Safe2Help Illinois is a 24/7 program for students to report school safety issues in a c...
11/05/2021

Important resource for students:

"Safe2Help Illinois is a 24/7 program for students to report school safety issues in a confidential environment. Resources for abuse, bullying, depression, self-injury, suicidal thoughts, and how to help someone else are available to kids and teens at no cost. Visit Safe2HelpIllinois.com to learn more."

Safe2Help Illinois is a 24/7 program for students to report school safety issues in a confidential environment. Resources for abuse, bullying, depression, self-injury, suicidal thoughts, and how to help someone else are available to kids and teens at no cost. Visit Safe2HelpIllinois.com to learn more.

Virtual Job Fair this Monday for Veterans!
11/05/2021
Hire Vets 2021

Virtual Job Fair this Monday for Veterans!

Illinois workNet & Illinois Department of Employment Security are hosting a multi-employer Virtual Job Fair celebrating veterans.

Address

605 South Albany Avenue
Chicago, IL
60612

Opening Hours

Monday 8:30am - 5pm
Tuesday 8:30am - 5pm
Wednesday 8:30am - 5pm
Thursday 8:30am - 5pm
Friday 8:30am - 5pm

Telephone

(773) 722-3885

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Veterans and spouses are invited to Virtual Job Fairs taking place next week on Illinois workNet with Illinois Department of Employment & Security. There's over 1,000 job openings between 45+ hiring employers across the state of Illinois. 👉 Register to attend each day/session on Eventbrite: http://ow.ly/IBLz50C9lUt Please share if you know of any veterans/spouses looking for a job! https://www.facebook.com/illinois.worknet/photos/a.353222851442246/3366877043410130/
Love kra good people thank you
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Join HACE this April 26th from 10am- 2pm for our Career Summit & Fair! In addition to having ONSITE INTERVIEWS, HEADSHOTS and ONE ON ONE COACHING, you will have the opportunity to attend engaging workshops such as; Personal Branding Creative Entrepreneurship Getting into Government How to navigate your first years in Corporate America etc. This is a great opportunity to Interact with over 30 companies, including big names like Paypal, Verizon, AT&T, Nielsen, Eli Lilly, PepsiCo, United Airlines and more. Don’t forget to register and send your resume to [email protected] by April 15th, 2019. Register in the next 48 hours and use this special 50% discount code: Beyond19 at https://hacecareersummit.eventbrite.com #WeareHACE #Latinidad #HaceSummit
Thank you KRA for all that you do! Your hard work truly makes a difference in workforce development. Wishing you much continued success with all of your endeavors.
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