College & Careers

Overcome Fear in Business

What's stopping you from starting a small business? Fear is ever present in life - even for small business owners. Fear can either cripple you or propel you in to the next phase of your business. Come to this Small Business Network program and learn tactics to overcome it! For new and veteran business owners.

Presented by JaCoi James, JK Consulting .


How to Support Your Customer

In the third quarter of 2017, DFW small businesses saw a 24% increase in sales. Learn how you can be a part of this positive trend: people want to know who you are as a small business! This workshop, part of our Small Business Network, will give you tools to better understand how to support those that can benefit from your product and services.

Presented by JaCoi James, J&K Consulting

Building Business Relationships is Critical to Your Small Business

Business relationships are critical if you want to flourish in your industry. Most people focus only on marketing their product or services but leaving out the most important factor - the people! Join us at this workshop to explore the ways that you can make a greater impact in the relationships you build while at the same time achieving revenue growth.

Presented by J&K Consulting

GO Center

GO Centers help spread the word about college and career opportunities, create and promote a college-going culture and encourage students to consider higher education after graduation. By providing the necessary resources, information and man-power, GO Centers are able to help students and parents better prepare and plan for college. They serve as a point of coordination between students, counselors, and institutions of higher education.

Go Center Mentors will be available every Tuesday 3 to 6 p.m.

September 12 th - First day GO Center will be open/ Mentor Intro...

Understanding Your Credit

Increase your financial literacy by attending this free program presented by Maribel Gonzalez from Transformance. As consumers, credit has an impact on all our lives and knowledge can improve our financial futures. Learn the 3 C's of Credit and take the mystery out of credit reports and credit scores. Seats are limited.


Money Basics

Money is important to all of us and financial literacy improves our success in managing it. Learn how to live within your means, handle emergencies, reduce debt, and save for the future. Join Maribel Gonalez from Transformance to learn how to manage your money at this free program. Spaces limited!

Online Job Searching

Job searching can be hard. We can make it much easier for you in our class on online job searching. Learn the keywords, strategies, and techniques to land your next gig!

Creative Writing Workshop for Teens

Have you ever been interested in becoming an author? Maybe you are having writers block? Join us Thursdays in October for a teen writing workshop series with local author Trakena Prevost! Learn how to develop your characters or maybe you would like to learn how to write a fight scene. Bring all your questions!

This program is intended for 13-18 year olds.

Grant Seeking Workshop

Discover what funders are looking for in nonprofits seeking grants and how to find potential funders.

In this workshop, you will learn the 10 most important things you need to know about finding grants, including:

Who funds nonprofits and what their motivations are. What funders really want to know about the organizations they are interested in funding. How to identify potential funders and a successful first approach. Introduction to Foundation Directory Online and other library resources.

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Veterans Resources Fair

The Veterans Resources Fair is intended for service members and veterans of all ages, men and women, from all branches of service and their families. Meet and talk to businesses, community service providers, and more exhibitors who are interested in your wellbeing. Representatives will be on hand to answer questions and share information about the resources available to veterans.


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