Almost 90 households attended the virtual 2021 Imagine Gala event and 74 households participated in the auction. Even more contributed financially through donations! In total, including sponsorships, we raised…
Graduation season is just around the corner for many local public schools. Not to be outdone, Opportunity Junction has two upcoming graduation ceremonies for our Administrative Careers Training and Certified Nursing Assistant program participants.
Hooray! We have officially been approved to launch our CNA program in Antioch!
Our first class will begin July 19th 2021! Click here to learn more,
"Opportunity Junction made me feel confident in something I thought I had lost. I felt a sense of myself again. I am not just a mom. I am both; I am more. The skills were important, but the feeling of confidence I had lost over the last decade came back, too," shares Deb Carcache, alumna of Class 59 of the Administrative Careers Training program (ACT).
We are proud and grateful to announce the following new grants and funding partnerships:
Contra Costa County Community Services Bureau: Contra Costa County's Community Services Bureau (CSB) awarded another round of key funding for the Administrative Careers Training (ACT) Program, helping with staffing, as well as alumni services and paid internships for program graduates. CSBG is part of the national Community Action Partnership network of over 1,100 agencies that work to alleviate poverty and empower low-income families in communities throughout the United States.