Month: April 2018

Opportunity Inc. Hosted the Ukraine Delegation For Working With Veterans and Norfolk City Sister Association

Opportunity Inc. hosted the Ukraine Delegation For Working With Veterans and Norfolk City Sister Association on Friday, April 20. Staff provided a tour of the new Hampton Roads Veterans Employment Center — sharing insight on how the organization helps Veterans, Transitioning Service Members, and Military Spouses find meaningful employment as they enter the civilian workforce.

Norfolk Scope to host inaugural Healthcare Career Expo

News Channel 3 | April 16, 2018 NORFOLK, Va. – Are you interested in a career in healthcare? Opportunity Inc. and the Youth Career Center of Hampton Roads will host a Healthcare Career Expo on Tuesday, April 17 from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. at the Norfolk Scope. The expo is designed for high school… Read more »

Job fair aims to help displaced Farm Fresh and Toys ‘R’ Us employees

13 News Now | April 15, 2018 VIRGINIA BEACH, Va. (WVEC) — A local organization is looking to help the more than 3,000 workers in Hampton Roads who are affected by the closings of Toys “R” Us and Farm Fresh. The “ConnectUP 2018 Job Fair” will allow recently displaced workers the chance to meet with… Read more »

Hampton Roads Veterans Employment Center holds grand opening in Norfolk

 WAVY 10 | February 26, 2018 By: Stephanie Harris NORFOLK, Va. (WAVY) — The transition from the military to the civilian job force can be difficult, but a new center in Norfolk is promising to connect the two worlds and help military families find jobs. The Hampton Roads Veterans Employment Center held its grand… Read more »