Press Release from Rep. Brenda Gilmore, D-Nashville; April 19, 2011:
The event dubbed a New Start: Felony Friendly Job Fair
(Nashville) — “A New Beginning” Job Fair will be held this Saturday, announced state Rep. Brenda Gilmore this week. “We’re asking that any ex-offenders in the community that are looking for a new job to come by Saturday,” Gilmore said. “Anyone interested should bring their resume, dress to impress employers and be prepared for on-the-spot interviews.” The event will be held at Hartman Park, 2801 Tucker Road in Nashville, Saturday April 23 from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Attendees will also be able to learn about record expungement, restoration of voting rights, housing opportunities, driver license restoration, available legal services, and G.E.D. programs, Gilmore said. “This is a wonderful program we’ve put together that we know will help so many of our family members and friends that have had legal problems in the past,” Gilmore said. The program is sponsored by Gilmore, Councilwoman Erica Gilmore, The McGruder Family Resource Center and the NAACP.
For more information call: Brenda Gilmore at 615.876.3665; Erica Gilmore at 615.482.1187; Charles Smith at 615.228.1417 or Sheryl Allen at 615.485.6641.