2010 Non-Profit Organization Volunteer, Career & Services Fair

The 2nd Annual Allen County Non-Profit Career, Volunteer and Services Fair will be held Wednesday, August 18, from 1 to 4 p.m. at Brown Mackie’s Fort Wayne campus located at 3000 East Coliseum Boulevard.

The free event is aimed at bringing together non-profit organizations which are pursuing employees with persons who’ve lost their jobs and are in need of assistance.

Informational Seminars:

  • 1:00 PM – Presenting Yourself in an Interview – Ron Lewis
  • 1:30 PM – Keeping Your Spirits Up / How to Remain Upbeat While Unemployed – Jonathan Ray
  • 2:00 PM – Benefits of Volunteering – Anne Shirmeyer
  • 2:30 PM – 211 Resources: What Services are Available for the Un/Underemployed – Tiffany Bailey
  • 3:00 PM – Getting Your Financial House in Order – Mike LaClear
  • 3:30 PM – Stress Management: How to Stay Stable and Resiliant When Life is Changing Around You – Miles Nitz

Those who attend will not only learn about specific services the agencies provide for the unemployed, but also about volunteer opportunities that could assist them in locating a job more quickly.

More than 500 people attended last year’s inaugural event, learning about employment and volunteer opportunities available from some 50 area non-profit organizations.

Find out which organizations are attending at http://www.allencounty.us/careerfair

For more information about the fair, contact Marlena Lewis with the County Human Resources Department at 449-3201 or email her at marlena.lewis@allencounty.us.

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