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New YMCA at Katy Main Street is Hiring! Job fair for nearly 130 positions slated for Dec. 2-3

In preparation for its grand opening on Feb. 1, the YMCA at Katy Main Street, 1350 Main St., will be hosting a job fair on Dec. 2-3 for approximately 130 full-time and part-time positions. Openings are available in membership, healthy living, aquatics, group exercise, personal training, wellness, childcare and welcome desk staff. For detailed job descriptions, please visit: https://www.ymcahouston.org/events/11549/. The Dec. 2 job fair will be held from 3 to 8 p.m. at The Fellowship, […]

Medicare aims to cover the YMCA’s Diabetes Prevention Program

Announcement to fast track coverage made in November, Diabetes Awareness Month HOUSTON – After results of a government-funded study revealed that the YMCA’s evidence-based Diabetes Prevention Program (DPP) could save the federal government a substantial amount of money, the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) announced earlier this month that it wants to fast track the process of establishing medical coverage for the program – including in the Katy area. Coverage could come as […]

Ahead Of Veterans Day, Hiring Red, White & You Returns To Minute Maid Park

  More than 3-thousand veterans and their families from across the Houston and Gulf Coast region will descend on Minute Maid Park to take part in the largest veterans-focused hiring event in the area. Hiring Red, White & You is part of a state-wide multi-city effort offering our brave men and women the opportunity to meet, network, and interview with more than 150 local employers who want to put their skills and knowledge to work. […]

Fifth Annual Hiring Red, White & You! Veterans Hiring Fairs

The Texas Workforce Commission (TWC), in partnership with 28 local workforce development boards and the Texas Veterans Commission, will host 30 statewide veterans hiring fairs on Thursday, Nov. 10. TWC’s fifth annual Hiring Red, White & You! Statewide Hiring Fair is a joint initiative supported by the Office of the Governor Greg Abbott, the Texas Medical Center and the Texas Veterans Commission to connect veterans and their spouses in Texas with employers who are seeking […]

Texas Children’s Hospital Bad Pants Open

Becca and Mike Schiff and their twins, Elliott and Jonah celebrate Bad Pants Day. Elliott and Jonah, age 2, were born at 24 weeks gestation and are now thriving.

Recently, neonatal intensive care unit (NICU) nurses at Texas Children’s Hospital were celebrated for the care they provide to the hospital’s tiniest and most critically-ill babies. The nurses wore “bad pants” decorated with bright, colorful adornments in the spirit of the Bad Pants Open, an annual golf tournament that raises funds to support research and advanced education for NICU providers at Texas Children’s. Houston media personalities acted as “bad pants” judges, checking out each nurse’s […]

More Than 1,000 Jobseekers Attended the NAM/BJM Fall 2016 Career Fair

Aerial view from NAM/BJM Fall 2016 Career Fair hosted at Northwest Bible Church in Spring, TX

Houston, Texas—October 6, 2016. More than 1,000 people attended the NAM/BJM Fall 2016 Career Fair organized by Northwest Assistance Ministries (NAM) and Between Jobs Ministry (BJM). The event was held at Northwest Bible Church in Spring, Texas, on Tuesday, October 4, 2016. Jobseekers met with more than 35 different employers from oil and gas, law enforcement, finance and other industries, as well as with representatives from various non-profit and veteran organizations in the area. “It […]