JVS helps
families bounce back after difficult life changes:
  • Job loss
  • Ailing parents
  • Financial hardship
  • Disability
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Learn Trade Secrets of Success
from Two Men and a Truck Chair Melanie Bergeron.

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Donate a Vehicle to JVS

It's just two easy steps!

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What's Coming Up
9
Mar
LinkedIn Basics

Create a LinkedIn Account and Explore the Basics

10
Mar
Caregiver Support

Caring for a loved one with memory loss

11
Mar
Resume/Cover Letter

Communicate why you're best for the job

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What's New

Shop for career and interview clothes and learn how your appearance affects your image, career and company’s culture.

JVS is seeking employers to serve as internship sites for the Pathways to Careers Program.

Read our latest magazine issue for news annoucements, funding updates and more!

The JVS Senior Service Corps provides FREE help to nonprofits in need of assistance with mailing and other special projects.

JVS was named a Best-Managed Nonprofit finalist by Crain's Detroit Business for creating a clever niche business.

JVS now accepts donations of cars, motorcycles, RV's and other vehicles!

Hear Melanie Bergeron from Two Men and a Truck and the secrets to the company's success

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What's the Buzz

March 02: Join us March 30 to shop for career clothes for interviews, a new job or to update your business wardrobe and learn how your appearance affects your image, career and company’s culture. Info at http://bit.ly/DressAndImpress


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February 18: Expand your contacts and referral base, network with members of BEN - Business Executive Network, and support JVS at one fantastic event Feb. 24. More info at http://bit.ly/1AFAPrN


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February 17: Looking for a meaningful volunteer job? Come help our clients with disabilities live life to it's fullest by helping them participate in community and cultural outings, exercise programs, cooking classes, art and other activities. Info at http://bit.ly/ActivitiesProgram


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February 12: New changes coming that will change the look and security of credit cards. More info at http://bit.ly/NewCreditCards


October 2015: The End of the Swipe-and-Sign Credit Card
blogs.wsj.com
It's a payment ritual as familiar as handing over a $20 bill, and it's about to go extinct: prepare to say farewell to the swipe-and-sign of a...

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February 09: A BIG thank you to Metcom, Inc. for providing us with a project for our work center, which helps companies with packaging, assembly, sorting, salvaging and other projects. More info at http://bit.ly/JVSWorkCenter


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February 05: Our resume workshop that was cancelled due to the snow day on Monday has been rescheduled for February 26 at 2 pm. http://bit.ly/EmploymentWorkshops


JVS | Employment Seminars
www.jvsdet.org
Learn how to write a resume that will match your skills to the position you are applying for and how to write a cover letter that will highlight...

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February 04:
JVS | JVS Seeks Employers for New Internship Program
www.jvsdet.org
JVS is seeking metropolitan Detroit companies who will consider serving as internship sites as part of a new initiative to help people with disabilities develop work skills and gain employment. The Pathways to Careers (Pathways) initiative covers the costs of the internship wages for participants. “…

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February 04: JVS is seeking employers to serve as internship sites for the Pathways to Careers Program. Internship wages for participants are covered by the program and other resources and incentives are available to employers. More info at bit.ly/PathwaysToCareers


JVS | JVS Seeks Employers for New Internship Program
www.jvsdet.org
JVS is seeking metropolitan Detroit companies who will consider serving as internship sites as part of a new initiative to help people with disabilities develop work skills and gain employment. The Pathways to Careers (Pathways) initiative covers the costs of the internship wages for participants. “…

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February 02: https://fbcdn-profile-a.akamaihd.net/hprofile-ak-ash2/v/t1.0-1/p100x100/554571_10150916329789533_499367772_n.jpg?oh=d0482f4347683b498af9e04b228a4c1c&oe=55941C8E&__gda__=1434396644_c613445c343299adc8b7e423bf66399c

JVS Detroit

All JVS offices are closed today.

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February 02: All JVS offices are closed today.

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January 29: Visit JVS at the JCC Health and Fitness Fair on February 8. Free snacks, fitness classes door prizes and fun crafts for kids. More info at http://bit.ly/FitnessFair


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January 16: In observance of Martin Luther King Day, JVS will be closed on Monday 1/19. We'll be back on Tuesday helping people realize life's potential!

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January 12: Meet with a certified affordable health care act navigator to explore different insurance options and sign up for health care coverage on January 21 from 9 a.m. to 12 p.m. at JVS in Southfield. For more information, call (248) 592-2321.

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January 09: We've teamed up with The Jewish Federation of Metropolitan Detroit to help young professionals building their local network of contacts. Check out our next event at Punch Bowl Social in Detroit on February 4.


NEXTWork at Punch Bowl Social Detroit
jewishdetroit.org
Join NEXTWork at Punch Bowl Social Detroit. Network with young Jewish professionals and influential business leaders in our community. This is the fourth event for the partnership program between t...

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January 07: Need better computer skills to get a better job? Attend our computer courses to master Microsoft Excel, PowerPoint,
Access, Publisher, Outlook and the Internet! Next round of classes start Monday. Info at http://bit.ly/ComputerCourses


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December 29: Our phones are back up! If you're looking for a new job for the New Year, visit http://bit.ly/EmploymentWorkshops to update your job search skills.


JVS | Employment Seminars
www.jvsdet.org
Learn how to write a resume that will match your skills to the position you are applying for and how to write a cover letter that will highlight...

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December 29: Our phones lines are currently down. To contact us, please email a staff member directly or send general inquires to info@jvsdet.org.

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December 19: Close your year with kindness and compassion with a gift to JVS and help...a veteran like Larry successfully adjust to life back at home...a senior like Betty overcome the isolation of retirement through meaningful volunteer work...a young professional like Benji change careers and support his family after a debilitating accident.

Make a donation and a difference at http://bit.ly/SupportJVS. Many thanks for your support of us and our mission!


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December 17: Here are some great travel tips if you'll be going out of town with a loved one with memory loss: http://bit.ly/CaregiverTravelTips. Also some good takeaways for traveling with seniors or children with special needs.


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