Category Archives: Career Center

Partnership Highlights: mpowered

Mi Casa and mpowered have been partnering for almost four years to advance the economic success of our community, and we would like to share more about our partnership with the rest of our community. Who is mpowered? “mpowered is a … Continue reading

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Meet Our New Volunteer Specialist!

Meet our new Volunteer & Outreach Specialist, Lizzy! Lizzy just moved from Oregon to join our team and has already made a number of community connections! Find out more about Lizzy in the interview below, including her favorite restaurant in … Continue reading

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How to Job Search Effectively

Job searching can be overwhelming. But understanding how to create effective resumes and cover letters, as well as where to search for jobs, can make the job search process much easier. Resumes The first step in a job search is … Continue reading

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Volunteer Profile: Alfonso

Did you know Mi Casa’s Career Center is entirely volunteer driven? Community members volunteer as Career Coaches and work one-on-one to help community members launch successful careers. Career Coaches provide assistance with: Resume creation/editing Cover letter writing Job searching Basic … Continue reading

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Mi Casa Volunteers Make Big Difference

Volunteer & Outreach specialist Amanda Steinken (pictured at far left discussing volunteer opportunities with a volunteer) has nothing but great things to say about Mi Casa’s amazing volunteers. Without the support of the community, Mi Casa would not be able … Continue reading

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Volunteer Profile: Matt

Did you know Mi Casa’s Career Center is entirely volunteer driven? Community members with job search assistance skills volunteer as Career Coaches and work one-on-one to help community members initiate promising career paths. Career Coaches provide assistance with: Resume creation/editing … Continue reading

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Volunteer Spotlight: Whitney

Whitney first heard of Mi Casa Resource Center from her mother, who completed Mi Casa’s Customer Service class. And she began volunteering at the Career Center as a Career Coach last September, after learning her human resources background could be … Continue reading

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Volunteer Spotlight: Ivan

Ivan was searching the Colorado Nonprofit Association database for places to volunteer when he found Mi Casa Resource Center last September. With a master’s degree in social work and prior experience helping people job search, Mi Casa’s Career Center was … Continue reading

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Roberta, A Determined Superstar

Roberta walked into Mi Casa hoping to access career resources to upgrade her skills and start a new career. “Mi Casa Resource Center is a well-known and positive name in the Denver community,”she said. Roberta had recently decided to switch … Continue reading

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Congrats to Mi Casa 2012 Employee of the Year Molly Brooks!

Why she won: Volunteer Outreach & Events Specialist (AmeriCorps VISTA) Molly Brooks greatly contributed to Mi Casa’s success in 2012. Molly’s extraordinary graphic design work substantially contributed to Mi Casa’s marketing and community visibility efforts, and her revamping of Mi … Continue reading

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