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Posted on: October 10, 2018

Congresswoman Kelly to Host 6th Annual Hiring Event

Congresswoman Robin Kelly will host her 6th Annual Hiring Event for residents of the 2nd Congressional District on Friday, October 19, from 9 am to 12 pm at the Lan-Oak Park District, 2550 178th st., Lansing. More than 50 employers with active job openings will be in attendance.

Prior to the Hiring Event, Rep. Kelly will sponsor a free Job Readiness Workshop on Wednesday, October 17, from 6 to 7:30 pm, in the Community Room of the Calumet City Public Library, 660 S. Manistee Avenue, Calumet City. Instructors from the Chicago Cook Workforce Partnership will teach job seekers interview etiquette and skills, and how to prepare a resume. 

Companies and agencies participating in this year's Hiring Event include FedEx Ground, UPS, ComEd, Metra Rail, Comcast, the U.S. Post Office, Advocate Health Care, Home Depot, and Uber.

Job seekers can visit to register for the Hiring Event and/or the Job Readiness Workshop. Pre-registration is strongly encouraged. For more information, call Alan Banks or Elise Miller at (708) 679-0078, or email or

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