What’s Coming Up

  • 21
    Jun

    Virtual Homebuyer Education

    1 p.m. – 5 p.m.

    This Homebuyer Education class will be held virtually via Microsoft Teams.
    This program will help you learn if homeownership is right for you, how to select the right home, work effectively with a lender, close on the loan and avoid foreclosure. A nominal material fee of $50 per household is payable in cash, credit card or money order. This class is also approved for the MSHDA Down Payment Assistance Program.
    Sign up using the form below:
  • 22
    Jun

    The Road Ahead: Coping With Returning To The Office

    10 a.m.

    The last year has brought some disruptive changes to the way we work, especially in a remote capacity. If returning back to the office causes feelings of nerves and anxiety in you, join this webinar to learn techniques and skills to make the transition back to in-person a smooth one.

    No registration is necessary. Webinars will be streamed on the JVS Human Services Facebook page.

  • 29
    Jun

    The Road Ahead: Building Better Savings for the Future

    10 a.m.

    We will discuss six essential tips on how to build a better savings for the future. Tips will include how to budget your money, set financial goals, set it and forget it, avoiding credit cards savings accounts and making sacrifices. Teresa Bent of CIBC will join Laltsha Cunningham of JVS Human Services to present this webinar.

    No registration is necessary. Webinars will be streamed on the JVS Human Services Facebook page.

  • 02
    Jul

    First Financial Friday: Banking Products

    10:30 a.m.

    Participants will learn about products that are available to increase their savings account, to help earn extra interest, and with investing. This event is sponsored by TCF Bank.

    This class will be held virtually via Zoom. Register using the form below:

     

  • 06
    Jul

    The Road Ahead: Do I Need Multiple Bank Accounts?

    10 a.m.

    This webinar will address the advantages and the disadvantages of having multiple bank accounts.

    No registration is necessary. Webinars will be streamed on the JVS Human Services Facebook page.

  • 08
    Jul

    Lunch and Learn: Tenants and Landlords

    12:00 p.m.

    Know your rights! Participants will learn about rental rights, trends and basic laws for both tenants and landlords. This class will be held virtually via Zoom.

    Register using the form below:

     

  • 12
    Jul

    Virtual Homebuyer Education

    9 a.m. – 1 p.m.

    This Homebuyer Education class will be held virtually via Microsoft Teams.

    Taught by JVS’s HUD certified homebuyer education counselors, you learn about the entire home buying process, including credit education, how to qualify for a mortgage, mortgage terminology, proper home maintenance and how to avoid foreclosure. $50 fee per household. This class is also approved for the MSHDA Down Payment Assistance Program.

    Register using the form below.
  • 13
    Jul

    The Road Ahead: Networking for Job Search and Career Success

    10 a.m.

    Learn how to effectively build relationships that can lead to jobs or other work-related opportunities through goal setting, planning and networking.

    No registration is necessary. Webinars will be streamed on the JVS Human Services Facebook page.

  • 20
    Jul

    The Road Ahead: The ABC’s of CDE (Career Development Excellence)

    10 a.m.

    This program will explore and provide resources for implementing the 4 Pillars of Career Success.  Discover a path to follow in the New Economy.

    No registration is necessary. Webinars will be streamed on the JVS Human Services Facebook page.

  • 21
    Jul

    Coffee and Conversations: Home Maintenance

    10 a.m.

    Participants will learn how to maintain their home, how to plan for maintenance and how to prepare financially.

    Grab your cup of coffee and join us on Facebook Live for Coffee and Conversations. During this interactive series we will discuss the most important topics relevant to your money and your financial power.

    This discussion is meant to include Q and A’s from our followers.

    No registration is necessary. This event will be streamed live from our Facebook page.

  • 26
    Jul

    Virtual Homebuyer Education

    1 p.m. – 5 p.m.

    This Homebuyer Education class will be held virtually via Microsoft Teams.

    Taught by JVS’s HUD certified homebuyer education counselors, you learn about the entire home buying process, including credit education, how to qualify for a mortgage, mortgage terminology, proper home maintenance and how to avoid foreclosure. $50 fee per household. This class is also approved for the MSHDA Down Payment Assistance Program.

    Register using the form below:
  • 27
    Jul

    The Road Ahead: Managing Burnout

    10 a.m.

    Workplace burnout is all too common. Learn how to identify the signs of burnout, and the strategies you can use to manage it and prevent it in the future.

    No registration is necessary. Webinars will be streamed on the JVS Human Services Facebook page.

  • 28
    Jul

    Savvy Savers Group

    10:30 a.m.

    Savings Trends – Participants will learn the latest trends on savings. There will also be a discussion on the 90 days savings challenge.

    Savvy Savers is an interactive virtual monthly savings club sponsored by CIBC Bank. This club is designed to help low- to moderate-income families learn how to save by utilizing tips, tools, and resources provided by banking experts at CIBC Bank.

    Register using the form below:

     

  • 02
    Aug

    Virtual Homebuyer Education

    9 a.m. – 1 p.m.

    This Homebuyer Education class will be held virtually via Microsoft Teams.

    Taught by JVS’s HUD certified homebuyer education counselors, you learn about the entire home buying process, including credit education, how to qualify for a mortgage, mortgage terminology, proper home maintenance and how to avoid foreclosure. $50 fee per household. This class is also approved for the MSHDA Down Payment Assistance Program.

    Register using the form below:
  • 03
    Aug

    The Road Ahead: Not Your Mother’s Budget

    10 a.m.

    Learn about different spending styles and plans to fit today’s needs. We will provide different budget sheet examples and tools to help you realize your hidden money making and saving potential. Join Julia and Emily as they have a conversation about life experiences and how it relates to today’s budgeting and spending.

    No registration is necessary. Webinars will be streamed on the JVS Human Services Facebook page.

  • 06
    Aug

    First Financial Friday: Banking in Today’s World

    10:30 a.m.

    Participants will learn about various savings accounts and how to choose the best account to meet their needs. This event is sponsored by TCF Bank.

    This class will be held virtually via Zoom. Register using the form below:

     

  • 10
    Aug

    The Road Ahead: The New Ways of New Work

    10 a.m.

    We will spend time comparing and contrasting key components of career success in the Industrial Age vs. the New Economy. We will attempt to simplify the complex world of work and employment.

    No registration is necessary. Webinars will be streamed on the JVS Human Services Facebook page.

  • 12
    Aug

    Lunch and Learn: Fair Housing

    12:00 p.m.

    Participants will learn about Fair Housing Laws and how they affect housing. This class will be held virtually via Zoom.

    Register using the form below:

     

  • 16
    Aug

    Virtual Homebuyer Education

    1 p.m. – 5 p.m.

    This Homebuyer Education class will be held virtually via Microsoft Teams.

    Taught by JVS’s HUD certified homebuyer education counselors, you learn about the entire home buying process, including credit education, how to qualify for a mortgage, mortgage terminology, proper home maintenance and how to avoid foreclosure. $50 fee per household. This class is also approved for the MSHDA Down Payment Assistance Program.

    Register using the form below:
  • 17
    Aug

    The Road Ahead: Interviewing Techniques

    10 a.m.

    No matter how many times you’ve done it, interviewing is one of the most stressful parts of the job search. We will review how to prepare for phone, Zoom and in-person interviews. You will learn tips for being at your best and how to sell yourself for the job.

    No registration is necessary. Webinars will be streamed on the JVS Human Services Facebook page.

  • 18
    Aug

    Coffee and Conversations: Managing Money Day to Day

    10 a.m.

    Participants will learn how to manage their money on a day to day basics by using a budget and tracking expenses.

    Grab your cup of coffee and join us on Facebook Live for Coffee and Conversations. During this interactive series we will discuss the most important topics relevant to your money and your financial power.

    This discussion is meant to include Q and A’s from our followers.

    No registration is necessary. This event will be streamed live from our Facebook page.

  • 24
    Aug

    The Road Ahead: Pandemic Mortgages

    10 a.m.

    We will discuss what it takes to qualify a mortgage in a pandemic: Your savings, your credit score and down payment options and programs.

    No registration is necessary. Webinars will be streamed on the JVS Human Services Facebook page.

  • 25
    Aug

    Savvy Savers Group

    10:30 a.m.

    Participants will learn how to navigate through savings barriers and learn how to break them.

    Savvy Savers is an interactive virtual monthly savings club sponsored by CIBC Bank. This club is designed to help low- to moderate-income families learn how to save by utilizing tips, tools, and resources provided by banking experts at CIBC Bank.

    Register using the form below:

     

  • 31
    Aug

    The Road Ahead: Vision Boarding – Manifest Your Dream Job or Dream Career!

    10 a.m.

    Create your OWN Vision Board for your LIFE/Career to help you get in touch with your “inner artist” and discover, re-discover what matters to you in life and in a job/career. Those attending should join from a quiet area, be at a desk or table and have the following materials available: paper, markers/pens (whatever you have), magazines, pictures, and glue.

    No registration is necessary. Webinars will be streamed on the JVS Human Services Facebook page.

  • 03
    Sep

    First Financial Friday: Banking for Entrepreneurs

    10:30 a.m.

    Participants will learn everything they need to know about Business Accounts. This event is sponsored by TCF Bank.

    This class will be held virtually via Zoom. Register using the form below:

     

  • 09
    Sep

    Lunch and Learn: Home Inspections

    12:00 p.m.

    Participants will learn how important home inspections are when buying a home. This class will be held virtually via Zoom.

    Register using the form below:

     

  • 13
    Sep

    Virtual Homebuyer Education

    9 a.m. – 1 p.m.

    This Homebuyer Education class will be held virtually via Microsoft Teams.

    Taught by JVS’s HUD certified homebuyer education counselors, you learn about the entire home buying process, including credit education, how to qualify for a mortgage, mortgage terminology, proper home maintenance and how to avoid foreclosure. $50 fee per household. This class is also approved for the MSHDA Down Payment Assistance Program.

    Register using the form below:
  • 14
    Sep

    The Road Ahead: Reliable Resume Recommendations with Rachel

    10 a.m.

    Your resume is not your dating profile but it does tell a whole lot about you. In this workshop, you will learn the basics of writing a clear and concise resume that recruiters will actually read!

    No registration is necessary. Webinars will be streamed on the JVS Human Services Facebook page.

  • 14
    Sep

    Facilitating Career Development Training Online

    6:30 ‐ 8:30 p.m.

    Facilitating Career Development Training offers hands-on, practical learning for workforce professionals who assist others in planning careers and obtaining meaningful work. The program beginning September 14 prepares participants for Global Career Development Facilitator and Certified Career Services Provider credentials. This is a live online class. Registration is due four weeks in advance. To register, click here.

    Class meets for 14 mandatory online Zoom sessions every Tuesday evening from 6:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. from September 14, 2021 through December 14, 2021. View flyer »

  • 15
    Sep

    Coffee and Conversations: Credit Clean-Up

    10 a.m.

    Participants will learn how to maintain a clean credit report with no late fees, no collections and keeping their credit balance under 30%.

    Grab your cup of coffee and join us on Facebook Live for Coffee and Conversations. During this interactive series we will discuss the most important topics relevant to your money and your financial power.

    This discussion is meant to include Q and A’s from our followers.

    No registration is necessary. This event will be streamed live from our Facebook page.

  • 27
    Sep

    Virtual Homebuyer Education

    1 p.m. – 5 p.m.

    This Homebuyer Education class will be held virtually via Microsoft Teams.

    Taught by JVS’s HUD certified homebuyer education counselors, you learn about the entire home buying process, including credit education, how to qualify for a mortgage, mortgage terminology, proper home maintenance and how to avoid foreclosure. $50 fee per household. This class is also approved for the MSHDA Down Payment Assistance Program.

    Register using the form below:
  • 29
    Sep

    Savvy Savers Group

    10:30 a.m.

    “The Savings Envelope Plan” and how to save $5,000!

    This is an interactive webinar. Participants should have the following supplies during the webinar, or following the webinar in order to properly save. Items needed: Recipe box, markers, 100 envelopes and stickers (just for fun).

    Register using the form below: