The Blog of the Mecklenburg Interfaith Network


3 April 2020

Employment and Community Resources compiled by the county this week

by LeDayne McLeese Polaski / No Comments

Employment: Unemployment Insurance Call Center positions available.  Application deadline is Friday (TODAY 4/3) by 5 pm.   https://www.governmentjobs.com/careers/northcarolina/jobs/2752262/ui-benefits-call-center-representative-cde?location[0]=mecklenburg&sort=PositionTitle%7CAscending&page=2&pagetype=jobOpportunitiesJobs Amazon has more positions posted and there are some virtual positions https://amazon.force.com/JobDetails?reqid=a0R2I00001CpYB0UAN&setlang=en_US&fbclid=IwAR2U_awCNytzdyyxXzRJqdLUfW4lxPeLlNMtN-TlBVjJr6Za-s295WNuUKg 95 new jobs were posted on NCWorks yesterday, Visit: https://www.ncworks.gov/vosnet/Default.aspx Octapharma Plasma – Octapharma Plasma, Inc. is a U.S.-based company that collects plasma used to create life-saving medicines for patients around […]

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2 April 2020

Protecting your Zoom calls

by LeDayne McLeese Polaski / No Comments

Given the huge number of Zoom meetings being held each day, trolling is an increasing issue. Trolls, some of them hate-driven, are taking over Zoom calls, sharing inappropriate material on their own screens, and more, Below you’ll find some excellent advice on how to protect your calls. Staying safe when hosting Zoom meetings Zoom Safety Checklist: Before Meeting: […]

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1 April 2020

An Urgent Request to Help Save Lives

by LeDayne McLeese Polaski / No Comments

Dear Friends,  There is currently an URGENT need to assist one of our community’s most vulnerable populations during the COVID-19 event, and Emergency Management officials are calling on houses of faith to step forward to assist us in meeting this need. It is not an exaggeration to say that lives are at stake.  As you […]

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1 April 2020

Covid19 Resource Pack #4

by LeDayne McLeese Polaski / No Comments

This update includes NEW INFORMATION on:  April 2 COVID-19 Faith, Community, Nonprofit Leader ZOOM Check-In CHARMECK RESPONDS COALITION  Food Resources  Housing Resources  At-Home Education Resources, including information specifically for college students  Health Resources  Job Opportunities  Resources pulled together from the county including job training programs still active, the Covid-19 Relief fund, and the 2020 Census.   […]

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