Alderman Emma Mitts, in partnership with the Business & Human Resource Center and the Illinois Department of Employment Security, is presenting a free Resource & Job Connection Fair at Prosser High School, 2148 North Long Avenue, on Thursday, July 29, 10:00 AM-2:00 PM.
The Job Connection is a 2-day resource and employment fair geared toward unemployed workers in Chicago, including youth, dislocated workers, ex-offenders, persons with disabilities, and veterans.
The focus of the June 22 program is applicant registration, assessment, referrals for social services, and an invitation to meet with employers on Day 2 of the fair.
On Thursday, July 29, employers will be present to start the interview and application process for qualified job seekers.
Interested residents and those looking for work are encouraged to come to the July 22 session to register and network with social service agencies in preparation for the July 29 job fair employer interview session.
For information, contact the 37th Ward Service Office at 773/745-2894 or Sam Long at 773/261-0207.