Jobs and Economic Assistance Events


Congressman John Dingell’s Office has put together a series of events that you might find useful. RSVP’s are encouraged at (313) 278-2936. The upcoming events are:

How to Get Hired in 2010
Monday, April 5. 6:00- 7:30pm
Ypsilanti District Library
Meet with an expert panel of HR managers to discuss what they look for when hiring, helpful tips and hints regarding resumes, interviewing skills, and “red flags” that may cause an application to be disqualified.

Free Tax Clinic
Tuesday, April 6. 12:00- 2:00pm
ACCESS Community Health and Research
Receive free individual assistance with your annual tax filing before April 15 and learn how you can be taking advantage of the $400 stimulus bill tax credit.

Job Seekers Boot Camp
Thursday, April 8. 3:00- 6:00pm
Wayne County Community College
Downriver Campus, Ray Mix Room
Learn from the experts about how to improve your job search, what you should add to your resume, and new places to look for job options.

Save Your Savings
Friday, April 9. 1:00- 4:00pm
Monroe County Community College
Lay-Z-Boy Center
Financial literacy topics covered will include how to avoid common frauds, debt collection, and foreclosure scams. There will also be the chance to receive free one-on-one foreclosure and legal advice following the event.