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Participatory Budgeting Project Fall 2016 Programs Internship

The Participatory Budgeting Project, Inc. (PBP), a non-profit organization based in New York City and Oakland, is seeking part-time interns for Fall 2016. Our mission is to empower people to decide together how to spend public money. PBP works with elected officials, government agencies, and community groups in the US and Canada to set up participatory budgeting (PB) processes that give local people real power over taxpayer money. Through our work in cities such as New York, Chicago, Toronto, and Vallejo (CA), has engaged over 200,000 

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DOL: Get a STEM Job With Less Than a 4-Year Degree

The Department of Labor has identified a number of STEM jobs that typically need less than a bachelor's degree to get started and also pay close to or above $36,200.Read More ›

Job and Employment Links for the Week of August 7

Looking for work? We list job and training opportunities for the week ahead.Read More ›

Hospitality Careers Training Program at CPC

The mission of the Chinese-American Planning Council is to serve the Chinese-American, immigrant and low-income communities in New York City by providing services, skills and resources leading to economic self-sufficiency.Read More ›

Job and Employment Links for the Week of July 31

Recruitment and job training events for the week ahead.Read More ›

BuildingWorks: Pre-Apprenticeship Training Program at CPC

BuildingWorks is a pre-apprenticeship training that prepares interested candidates for careers in the building trades. Read More ›

2016 City of New York Tech Job Fair

The City of New York is looking for talented and innovative tech professionals. With hundreds of positions available across multiple City agencies, NYC is hosting the first ever Citywide Tech Job Fair.Read More ›

Medical Assistant Course for English Language Learners

This intensive, year-long evening and weekend course is designed to train advanced, English language learner New York City residents to become certified as medical assistants and to obtain employment in the healthcare field. Read More ›

Job and Employment Links for the Week of July 24

A wide range of recruitment and training opportunities happening next week.Read More ›

Hollywood on the Hudson: "Made in NY" Production Assistant Training Program

The "Made in NY" Production Assistant (PA) training program is a collaboration between Brooklyn Workforce Innovations (BWI) and the New York City Mayor's Office of Film, Theatre and Broadcasting. BWI's mission is to give unemployed and low-income New Yorkers the chance to work on New York sets and build careers in this dynamic field.Read More ›

Job and Employment Links for the Week of July 17

Recruitment and training events for the week ahead.Read More ›

Ep. 38 "It's Not Just For Kids" | Library Stories

For hip hop dancer Maria Fraguas Jover, researching at the New York Public Library for the Performing Arts is a transformative experience.Read More ›

Job and Employment Links for the Week of July 10

Recruitment and job training events in the week ahead.Read More ›

Retraining Program for Immigrant Engineers

The Cooper Union's Retraining Program for Immigrant Engineers provides admitted participants the opportunity to update their skills and work in their chosen fields by offering them professional courses and job placement assistance free of charge for those who qualify.Read More ›

Ep. 37 "I Got the Idea" | Library Stories

With the help of NYPL’s StartUp competition and the resources at the Science, Industry & Business Library, Steve founded Quikicks, a line of hands-free footwear that allows the user to step in and out of their shoes with ease.Read More ›

Job and Employment Links for the Week of July 3

Hiring, training, and recruitment events in the week ahead.Read More ›

Volunteering with NYC Department for the Aging

Lead health and wellness activities, mentor a child as a foster grandparent, or provide health insurance counseling and money management assistance. Short term projects are also available.Read More ›

Job and Employment Links for the Week of June 26

Find events, job fairs, and more.Read More ›

Department for the Aging: Senior Employment Services

If you're over the age of 55 and meet income eligibility requirements (low to moderate income), you can access training and job placement assistance while you can earn a wage through the federal government's Senior Community Services Employment Program (Title V). Read More ›

Tama Kieves: Inspired & Unstoppable!

Tama Kieves is a former attorney, an honors graduate of Harvard Law School, who left her law practice to write and to help others discover and soar in the work they’re meant to do. She became a renowned speaker, coach to thousands, and best-selling author of This Time I Dance! Creating the Work You Love and also Inspired & Unstoppable: Wildly Succeeding in Your Life’s Work! Her latest book is A Year without Fear: 365 Days of Magnificence and, together, her books have inspired millions.Read More ›
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