Celebrating Workers This May Day

Celebrating Workers This May Day: Every Job Matters | Bridget Dazey, Executive Director Every year on May Day, we celebrate the contributions of workers across all industries and skillsets. As a leader of a local workforce board, I want to take this opportunity to acknowledge the incredible diversity within our community’s workforce. From the cashiers […]

Child Care for All in Clackamas County

Guest Blog by Dani Stamm-Thomas, Early Learning Hub Director Clackamas County Children, Family, and Community Connections In the system of Early Learning our work is all tied to women.  The workforce for early learning and child care is 95% women overall, many of whom are struggling financially in a an unstable profession without benefits like […]

Breaking the Bias: Women can work at hardware stores

Happy International Women’s Day. Imagine a gender equal world. A world free of bias, stereotypes, and discrimination. A world that is diverse, equitable, and inclusive. A world where difference is valued and celebrated. Together we can forge women’s equality. Collectively we can all #BreakTheBias. Below is a personal essay, written by a young woman and Clackamas […]

MLK 2022 – 6 books to read about Martin Luther King Jr

Martin Luther King Jr.: A Life, by Marshall Frady (2002) For those looking for an introductory level approach to King, Frady’s book — part of the Penguin Lives Biographies series — offers just that. At just over 200 pages, it provides a swift bird’s-eye view of the civil rights leader, from one of the foremost […]

Tri-County Opportunity Fair October 28

Tri County Manufacturing Job Fair October 28, 2021 30+ employers from throughout the tri-county region looking to hire – from Machinist to Human Resources Generalist and everything in between. Entry level to Management positions available. Competitive wages, benefits and more!   Join us 11AM – 1PM (10:30am – 11AM Veteran’s Priority) at Lloyd Center Mall, […]

Drive Thru Job Fair July 14 Clackamas Community College

The Road to Success is JUST AHEAD! If you are currently in need of a job, or would like to make a change in your career, this is the place to be! July 14, 2021 at Clackamas Community College, Blue Lot from 10am -12pm we will be hosting a drive thru job fair with over 20 […]