Citizen’s Bank presented the Credo Champions for Community award to Job Club RI in June 2018. This award is given to nonprofit organizations that make a difference in our communities. Steve Colella, Director of Job Club RI accepted this award from Stephen Bradley, Head of Talent Acquisition, Business Services, Corporate Functions, College & Diversity Recruitment at Citizens Bank on June 5, 2018. We appreciate and our very grateful to Citizen’s Bank for recognizing our efforts.
Cynthia Ring, Chief of Human Resources at Harvard Pilgrim Healthcare recently spoke on Navigating the Employment Market and the Hiring Process at one of our sessions. Cynthia Ring has served in a variety of Leadership roles within Human Resources over the last twenty years. Her current role is as Chief of Human Resources at Harvard Pilgrim Healthcare where she serves to champion a People and Business Strategy.
We wish to thank Cynthia and Harvard Pilgrim Healthcare for their generous donation!
East Greenwich, RI –Job Club RI, in coordination with Ocean State Job Lot and the Red Stripe Restaurant in East Greenwich, RI, sponsored a networking event for employers in the RI/MA market. This event was organized to discuss ways to embrace Community Hiring programs such as Job Club RI to develop more productive and efficient partnerships. There were over 50 employers attending this event. Guest’s speakers included:
We thank everyone who attended this event. We are looking forward to enhancing our existing employer relationships and developing new, strong relationships with additional employers.
Patriots Chairman and CEO Robert Kraft and Patriots and Pro Football Hall of Famer Andre Tippett congratulate Stephen Colella from Job Club Rhode Island for being selected as a 2017 Myra Kraft Community MVP Award third prize winner. During the June 8 luncheon, the Kraft family and the New England Patriots Charitable Foundation awarded $200,000 in grants to 26 New England nonprofits. Job Club Rhode Island received a $5,000 grant in honor of Colella’s volunteer efforts. (Photo courtesy of Eric J. Adler/New England Patriots)
Steve Colella presented key skills necessary to conduct an effective job search to our veterans at Operation Stand Down on November 2, 2018. Operation Stand Down is an organization committed to helping veterans secure stable employment and housing. Tyler Smith & Erin Pavane from The–Hire, based out of Pawtucket, assisted in organizing this event.