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Merrick Mix & Mingle

posted Sep 13, 2014, 3:47 PM by Merrick Community Services

Thursday, October 23, 2014 | 5:30 to 8:30 p.m.
Join us for this first annual after-work event celebrating and supporting the changing of lives on Saint Paul’s East Side.
Merrick Community Services has been helping residents on Saint Paul’s East Side for more than 106 years by empowering individuals, strengthening families, and promoting their independence. More than 15,000 individuals are served annually.


2014-15 Environmental Construction Worker Training Program!

posted Sep 2, 2014, 10:07 AM by Merrick Community Services

Merrick Community Services is accepting applications for the 2014—2015 Environmental Construction Worker Training Program!

We have 30 enrollment spaces available.

The training program provides both environmental construction training as well as basic life skills:

  • environmental training modules of ECWTP include 40 hours of training in Hazardous Waste Clean-Up, OSHA 30, and 16 hours of Confined Space
  • ECWTP also provides 40 hours of Weatherization and Introduction to Green training.
  • Merrick Community Services provides training in First Aid, CPR, Adult AED, basic computer, completing job applications, interviewing, job success and financial literacy.  MCS also assists students who need additional support in reading, math, and acquiring their GED.

Merriick Community Services Back To Schooll Bash

posted Aug 12, 2014, 12:26 PM by Merrick Community Services   [ updated Aug 12, 2014, 12:40 PM ]

July 28– August 18
HERE ARE WAYS YOU CAN HELP
  1.  Volunteer at the distribution
  2.  Personally donate school supplies and/or children’s books
  3.  Make a monetary gift to help Merrick fill the gap of needed supplies. 
  4. Donations accepted online at http://www.merrickcs.org/ donate\ or by check, made payable to: Merrick Community Services. Memo: School Supply Drive.

Employment & Resource Fair

posted Aug 11, 2014, 5:27 PM by Merrick Community Services   [ updated Aug 11, 2014, 5:52 PM ]

This Job and Resource Fair is brought to you by the East Side Collaborative: 
Arlington Hills Community Center Community Room A 
Wednesday, August 20th 
10am - 2pm

Employers & Job Resources Include:
  Apac Customer Services
  Associated Bank
  Chipotle
  Cub Foods
  Diversion Solutions
  Express Employment Professionals
  Goodwill/Easter Seals
  Job Connect & Construction Hiring Connection
  Lyman Companies
  Marsden Building Maintenance
  Reliable Home Care
  Spartan Staffing
  Target
AND MANY MORE!

National Night Out

posted Aug 4, 2014, 9:26 AM by Merrick Community Services

join us on Tuesday, August 5th, from 5:30 - 7:30
A community celebration of National Night Out.  
This year's event will be held at Hope Community Academy Charter School, 720 Payne Avenue, which is at the intersection of Payne and Minnehaha - across from the East Side Precinct of the Saint Paul Police Department.

This past quarter clients and participants of Merrick’s Employment Services have been hired at the following Corporations

posted Jul 18, 2014, 3:51 PM by Merrick Community Services

 
If you are looking for work, please feel free to set up an appointment with our staff for any of your employment needs.

  • Bituminous Roadways, Inc.
  • Cub Foods, Inc.
  • Century Fence, Inc.
  • ESCH Construction Supply
  • Innovative Building Concepts, Inc.
  • Jamek Engineering, Ink.
  • Lorenz Busing, Corporation
  • Northern Technologies, Corporation
  • PCI Roads, LLC
  • Red Lobster, Inc.
  • Shafer Contracting Company
  • SM Hentges Construction
  • TMI Coatings, Incorporated
  • Vannguard Utility Partners
  • Verde Restorations, Inc.
  • Ruiz General Contractors
  • Warner Lights Company 

 

Looking for a New Job? Come Meet Some New Employers

posted Jul 18, 2014, 3:42 PM by Merrick Community Services   [ updated Jul 18, 2014, 3:55 PM ]

 

East Side Collaborative & Employment & Resource Fair 


When: Wednesday, August 20th from 10am-2pm

Location: 

Arlington Hills Community Center

1200 Payne Avenue

Map location

For more information:

651-632-3870

Click Here to Print Flyer


 

 

FREE PRODUCE GIVEAWAY

posted Jul 16, 2014, 4:17 PM by Merrick Community Services   [ updated Jul 16, 2014, 4:56 PM ]

Merrick Food Shelf at Woodland Hills
1740 Van Dyke Street, St. Paul, MN 55109
Phone: (651) 287-2088


Merrick Community Services Food Shelf at Woodland Hills will be offering FREE PRODUCE on the following dates:

 



·        Saturday, August 9th

·        Saturday, September 13th

·        Saturday, October 11th

 

Events will run at Woodland Hills from 9:00am until the food is gone. First come-first serve

Bring your own bags

 

Frutas y Verduras Gratis

Merrick Community Services a Woodland Hills ofreceran comida gratis en las siguientes fechas:

Sabado, Augusto 9

Sabado, Septiembre 13

Sabado, Octubre 11

Eventos funcionaran a Woodland Hills de 9:00am hasta que la comida se ha terminado, por orden de llegada.

Traer sus propias bolsas

 

 

Youth understanding the power of growing plants

posted Jun 26, 2014, 9:14 PM by Merrick Community Services   [ updated Jun 27, 2014, 3:01 PM ]

 Much appreciation goes out to our partners!! MN Horticulture Society for providing us the gardens,Kyle Findlay - the Eagle Scouts candidate who planted the garden and helping our youth understand the power of growing plants.

1st Annual Momentum Breakfast

posted Jun 14, 2014, 5:11 AM by Merrick Community Services   [ updated Jun 14, 2014, 5:12 AM ]

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