Clark Atlanta University celebrates 25th Anniversary

Founders Week, March 16-23

Compiled by Titus Falodun Staff Writer | 3/14/2014, 11:09 a.m.
Clark Atlanta University is celebrating the 25th anniversary of the consolidation of its parent institutions, Atlanta University (founded in 1865) ...
Pernessa Seele, CAU alumna and founder and CEO of The Balm In Gilead.

The briefing will highlight the federal and Georgia Free File programs that provide free online federal and state income tax preparation and e-filing services to lower and moderate-income taxpayers, including those eligible for the Earned Income Tax Credit.

Refreshments will be served. To RSVP, please contact Lori Baux by email: MLBaux@aol.com or call Lori at 202-265-8148. To learn more about Free File, visit www.taxprephelp.org or the Georgia Department of Revenue Free File site at www.etax.dor.ga.gov.

Congressional District Jobs Fair

JONESBORO, Ga. – Congressman David Scott announced that he will host the 11th Annual 13th Congressional District Jobs Fair from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. on Friday, March 28, at the Georgia International Convention Center. This year’s employers are looking to fill 2,144 positions and include: AFLAC; Atlanta Fire & Rescue; Albany Police Department; Bradley-Morris, Inc.; Clayton County; Douglas County Fire/ EMS; Federal Air Marshals; Georgia Power; GLOCK; Home Depot; Hyatt Regency Atlanta; Kaiser Permanente; Kroger; Lowe’s; New York Life; Randstad; SunTrust; Tyco Fire Protection; UPS; Regions Bank; Wal-Mart; Wells Fargo; and more. Additionally, Congressman Scott’s Jobs Fair is partnering with HomeSafe Georgia and key banks to deliver mortgage aid and foreclosure prevention resources to homeowners facing unemployment or underemployment while they seek new work. Attendees are encouraged to take MARTA to Airport station and board the free ATL SkyTrain to the Convention Center or take MARTA to College Park station and board a special MARTA bus shuttle to the event.

For more information, please call 770-432-5405 or visit www.house.gov/davidscott

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