Jobs, Education, and Training

We would like to know what you want!

  • Are you looking for employment?
  • Do you need to learn basic computer skills?
  • Would you like to job search at the same time as you learn basic computer skills? We can determine the days and times that would be best for classes or if you need individual instruction.
  • Are you interested in resources for taking GED classes or other training?
  • What about on-the-job training in a Goodwill store?
  • Do you need to create a resume, write a cover letter and practice interview skills?
  • Do you need clothes appropriate to wear to job interviews?

Sign up to come to Ada Jenkins on Wednesday, May 4th at 11:30 to let us know what you want. You must register to attend by calling Cara Schlitz at 704-896-0471 ext 124 or e-mailing Please leave your name, phone number and that you would like to attend the focus group. Someone will call or e-mail to confirm.

Free Snacks, Drinks & a Free Raffle

Volunteer at an Event

Ada Jenkins Center needs volunteers for a number of events. Find out how you can help.

Volunteer Information

Please check here often for volunteer opportunities and trainings! For volunteer inquiries, email Thank you!

Volunteer at LEARN Works

If you are interested in volunteering at LEARN Works, please review our directory of opportunities and complete an online application.

Important Fraud Alert

If you receive a call claiming to be from either Lydia's Loft or Hope House soliciting donations and offering to pick up, these calls are fraudulent. Neither organization is authorizing or making those calls. Do not respond positively or give items related to either call.

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