JVS Holds Record Job Fair for Palmdale Welfare to Work Clients

Congratulations are in order to all the employees who made the July 27 GAIN job fair one of the agency’s most successful.

More than 450 GAIN participants attended the job fair, eclipsing the previous number of 279 who attended the previous job fair. They met and interacted with 14 employers including Kohl’s Department Store, Select Staffing, Primerica, Starwood Hotels and Goodwill of Southern California.

Kudos to Loretta Moffett-Doyle who organized the event, recruiting employers and participants; Edwin Rivas who secured two employers, arranged for food donation and helped run the event, Sara Rivas who manned the event and made herself available at all times and Operations Manager Suzanne Harms.

JVS also acknowledges its dedicated group of volunteers: Ricky Zamudio, Ingrid Clara, Rosa Leon-Cardenas, Debbie Martinez, Cindy McAdoo (GROW), Marisela Corona, Catherine Fierro, Pam Jones, Caroline Salazar, Roxie Small, LaToya Harry, Bobbie Buetow, Taryn Carfley, Angela Lowe, Wayne Holdaway and Antoinette Pappilli