Posts for : November 2012

COC Coalition Meeting…November 21st…1:30 pm


Wednesday, November 21, 2012 – 1:30PM

Location: Exhibit Hall – El Paso County Fairgrounds, 366 10th Street, Calhan, CO 


Please reply to this email if you are able to attend this meeting or not.  Depending on the size of the group, we might consider meeting at the COC this month. 

I.             Introductions

II.           PPCAA – Carl Finney – December 15 event in Calhan

III.          Update from agencies in attendance

IV.         “Stacking Cups for Coats” – On November 15, 2012 the Calhan Elementary will be joining over 450,000 people stacking cups around the world to break a Guinness Book of World Record.  In conjunction with this the Physical Education Department will be Stacking Cups for Coats.  From November 12 through December 20, 2012 they will be collecting coats for the Community Outreach Center.  They are asking that the coats be in good condition and clean.  If you would like to donate a coat please bring it to the next COC meeting or they can be dropped off at the COC or at the Calhan School.  Please contact Christal Monger @ 719-347-2766 x 512 with questions.

V.          Save the Date reminders:

Michelle Milner, with PP United Way 211 invited our Coalition agencies to post activities on their electronic calendar which located on the website.   The events must be health and human service related, ie: not fundraising events.  Event information can be emailed to Michelle at   If you have any questions, please feel free to call Michelle at 719-955-0732.

VI.         Next Meeting – Wed. December 19, 2012

Pikes Peak WorkForce December 2012

Workshops & Labs for December, 2012 

To sign-up for the following workshops go to:
Veterans and other covered persons are entitled to priority of service in all U.S. DOL funded employment and training programs in accordance with Public Law 107-288RESUME:  My resume needs work?  How can I get help?

RESUME:  My resume needs work?  How can I get help?

INTERVIEWS:  How do I get ready?

JOB SEARCH:  How do I start my Job Search?

CAREERS:  How do I decide what career to pursue?

COMPUTER:How do I improve my computer skills?

To find out more about these courses and see schedule, please check on the Pikes Peak Workforce area on the left side of this webpage and download the following information by clicking on   COURSES and SCHEDULE