Press Release

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: FLOURISHNOW JOINS FORCES WITH CHRIST COMMUNITY CHURCH, HODGES UNIVERSITY, AND THE CHRISTIAN CHAMBER OF SOUTHWEST FLORIDA TO HOST FORT MYERS JOB FAIR

January 8th, 2018

Start the new year off right with a rewarding new career by attending on Friday, January 19th, 2018, from 10:00 am to 2:00 pm at Christ Community Church in Fort Myers.

Our Southwest Florida team is excited to once again be partnering with Christ Community Church and also to broaden the opportunities for job seekers with the addition of Hodges University and the Christian Chamber of Southwest Florida as local partners.

“We are excited to host this event, and partner with a great organization like FlourishNow. Events such as this job fair help people in our community find meaningful employment and improve their lives.” – Pastor Chad Woolf, Christ Community Church

“Hodges University is excited to partner with FlourishNow to help connect local employers to qualified job seekers at the Fort Myers Job Fair on 1/19/18. This is a great opportunity to find a new position and network with employers.” – Jama Thurman, Career Services Manager and Counselor, Hodges University

This free event brings together 50 local companies offering career opportunities in a variety of fields including but not limited to, healthcare, construction, financial services, hospitality, service, administration, professional trades and industrial. Other recent hiring events hosted by FlourishNow in Southwest Florida have had a tremendous response, serving more than 1,700 job seekers.

“For many of the families we serve, a good job is the first step fo becoming independent and able to provide for their families, and our partner churches, employers, and organizations are key to helping those we serve spiritually, emotionally, and tangibly through outreach events such as this.” – Megan Rose, Southwest Florida Regional Director

To learn proven best employment practices and maximize their job fair experience, attendees are encouraged to attend on-site workshops beginning at 9:30 am and continuing throughout the event. Job seekers are encouraged to dress professionally and bring their resume as many of the employers attending conduct on-site interviews.

If you’re looking for work in Southwest Florida, this is the place to be! Job seekers can register here and receive updates on employers and available jobs.

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