What did I do before I came to Blue Ridge Job Corp.? My name is Iodine Jackson I was born in Long Island, New York. I am 22 years old and I dropped out of school at a very young age. I have two children that are both two years old Sauvignon Jackson & Shall Brown that I have been taking care of by myself, but right as now there with my father.
I used to work at a restaurant called Dyne’s for about 8 months I also Volunteered at a Nursing home helping create ; make activities for them while they are there I currently reside In Hampton, Virginia with my sisters and family, and I hope to become a productive Individual one day. Being here Is an opportunity of a Lifetime to create a better life for me ; my children. Who Influenced me to attend Blue Ridge Job Corp. ? My family Influenced me to come to Job Corp. because Its free It also helps me become more employable, responsible : a productive citizen.
Job corps Is a place where I can receive my High school Diploma, Drivers Licenses earn: also become trained in a variety of trades. At this point I really had no choice in whether I was going to attend or not this was my only choice. The main reason why I came here with for my family ; children. Why am I here? I am here to prove that I can be .