Upcoming Local Events: Money Management, Job & Education Fairs

United Way Bay Area Financial Opportunity Center wants you to be aware of these upcoming events:

Saturday, March 23rd from 9 a.m.-12 p.m. City of Houston Department of Public Works & Engineering Street and Drainage Division is holding a job fair at 5500 McCarty Rd., Houston, TX 77013.  They’re looking for mechanics, truck drivers, equipment workers and cement finishers.  Further details can be found on this flyer, but make sure to bring your resume, copies of any certifications you hold, your high school diploma/GED and CDL.  Job postings are on the City of Houston website, so if you can’t attend the job fair, apply online.  

Thursday, March 28th from 11:30 a.m.-1:30 p.m. College of the Mainland’s Career Services Department is hosting a Career and University Transfer Expo in the College of the Mainland Gym.  For more details check out their website or contact Pamela Berry-Richardson at (409)933-8520/(888)258-8859, ext. 8520.  A flyer is also available. 

Thursday, March 28th from 1 p.m.-3 p.m. learn “How to Make the Most of Your Income” at the United Way Bay Area Service Center, which is located at 1300 Bay Area Blvd., Building A, Houston, TX 77058.  This workshop aims to teach you how to stretch your dollars and make your money work for you.  It is free and open to the public, however you MUST register to attend.  Call or email the Financial Opportunity Center to register: Charles Canales, Financial Coach, (281)282-6079, ccanales@familyservices.org.  Check out this flyer for all the details.