FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: June 10, 2009
Aim4Peace sponsors job and educational fair
The City of Kansas City, Mo., Aim4Peace: Movement to Stop the Shooting, an initiative of the City Manager’s Office, is sponsoring the Job and Educational Fair to provide employment and education opportunities for area residents. The event will be held from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. on June 13 at the Hope Center, 2800 E. Linwood Blvd.
The event is hosted by Aim4Peace, and is designed to eliminate violence by increasing access to jobs and educational opportunities in the community. Some of the employers include: Sheraton Hotel, U.S. Security Associates, Staff Point, Missouri Probation and Parole, Grinders and Housing Information Center.
Additionally, the University of Phoenix and Devry University will be onsite to speak with prospective students about enrollment, programs and degree paths. This event is free and open to the public.
For information about this event or how to get involved with Aim4Peace, call Tracie McClendon-Cole at (816) 513-7902, or visit http://www.kcmo.org/aimepeace.