Event
Calendar

At Gesher, there’s always a way to stay engaged with the community. View our calendar below to find an event near you.

Upcoming Events

01March

Financial Education

Financial Trauma: Impacts and Behaviors – Part 2

Participants will learn about the behavior’s that are associated with Financial Trauma and ways to triage them. A financial social […]

Financial Education

Financial Trauma: Impacts and Behaviors – Part 2

Participants will learn about the behavior’s that are associated with Financial Trauma and ways to triage them. A financial social worker will join this workshop.

Date and time: Friday, March 1 at 1:00 pm

Registration: https://us06web.zoom.us/meeting/register/tZMuceGrqTgqHNPxAAvUSfrTcljuBmt8m4eg

For questions or more information, please email [email protected] or call 248-233-4299.

04March

Financial Education

Homebuyer Education

Taught by Gesher Human Service’s HUD certified homebuyer education counselors, you will learn about the entire homebuying process, including credit […]

Financial Education

Homebuyer Education

Taught by Gesher Human Service’s HUD certified homebuyer education counselors, you will learn about the entire homebuying process, including credit education, how to qualify for a mortgage, mortgage terminology, proper home maintenance and how to avoid foreclosure.

The fee is $50 fee per household. This class is also approved for the MSHDA Down Payment Assistance Program.

Date and time: March 4 from 9:00 am-1:00 pm

Location: held in person at Gesher Human Services in Southfield

To register for a Homebuyer Education class, please email [email protected] or call 248-233-4299.

05March

Employment Seminars

Networking: An Effective Approach

A fun formula for growing your network and career opportunities while enjoying the process. Date and Time: Tuesday, March 5 […]

Employment Seminars

Networking: An Effective Approach

A fun formula for growing your network and career opportunities while enjoying the process.

Date and Time: Tuesday, March 5 at 11:00 am

Location: Virtual

Registration:  https://us06web.zoom.us/meeting/register/tZMlceGrpzwoGtYczTIV4Sr84-QJajrjZOwg

06March

Employment Seminars

Resume Writing Workshop

Join Gesher Human Services for a FREE Resume Writing Workshop led by Certified Professional Resume Writers. Acquire valuable tips and […]

Employment Seminars

Resume Writing Workshop

Join Gesher Human Services for a FREE Resume Writing Workshop led by Certified Professional Resume Writers. Acquire valuable tips and tools to craft a dynamic resume.

There will also be an opportunity to sign up for free one-on-one resume assistance at the conclusion of the workshop.

The workshop will be held in person at the Gesher Human Service office, 29699 Southfield Road in Southfield.

Date: March 6, 2024

Time: 10:00 am – 11:30 am

To Register, Visit: https://jlive.app/events/6067

Questions: 248-233-4245 or [email protected] 

11March

Recharge!

Our 3-week in-person career development program will help you:Reconnect with your skills and interests.Refresh your resume.Restore your belief in yourself […]

Recharge!

Our 3-week in-person career development program will help you:
Reconnect with your skills and interests.
Refresh your resume.
Restore your belief in yourself in the midst of life transitions.
Re-energize your job search.

Reinvigorate your life by finding a rewarding career that plays to your strengths and ignites your passion.

Days and Time: Mondays and Wednesdays from 10am-Noon March 11 – 27, 2024

Location: Gesher Human Services 29699 Southfield Rd. | Southfield, MI 48076

Registration and $40 materials fee required.

For more information and to register, contact Sherrie James 248.233.4472 or [email protected].

12March

Employment Seminars

The Art of Resume Writing

Join our Resume Writing Workshop and learn the art of crafting a compelling, effective resume from a Certified Professional Resume […]

Employment Seminars

The Art of Resume Writing

Join our Resume Writing Workshop and learn the art of crafting a compelling, effective resume from a Certified Professional Resume Writer.

Date and Time: Tuesday, March 12 at 11:00 am

Location: Virtual

Registration: https://us06web.zoom.us/meeting/register/tZUpfuqgrjIiHtE_iCtlmyEG85z_Sj4AO8Su

14March

National Career Development Association (NCDA)Facilitating Career Development (FCD) Training and Certification Program

A Career Services Provider, formerly known as a Career Development Facilitator, completes the comprehensive Facilitating Career Development (FCD) Training Program. […]

National Career Development Association (NCDA)Facilitating Career Development (FCD) Training and Certification Program

A Career Services Provider, formerly known as a Career Development Facilitator, completes the comprehensive Facilitating Career Development (FCD) Training Program. With over 120+ hours of training, delivered by a nationally qualified instructor, they are well-equipped to excel in diverse career development roles. Whether as a career coach, job search trainer, or workforce development staff, these professionals play vital roles in empowering individuals in their career journeys.

You will learn:

  • Resources and Labor Market Information
  • Career Planning Methods
  • Helping and Group Facilitation Skills
  • Career Development Theories and Application
  • DEI and Serving Diverse Populations
  • Ethical and Scope-of-Practice Issues
  • Cutting-edge Employability Skills
  • Program Design and Implementation
  • Consultative Processes for Businesses

Date and Time: Class meets for 14 mandatory virtual (ZOOM) sessions Thursday evenings from 6:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. starting March 14, 2024 through June 13, 2024.

A certificate of completion will be awarded to students who successfully complete all of the course requirements. Students will then be eligible to apply for the CCSP and/or GCDF credentials.

Cost: $1350, which includes all books and materials, the application fee for the CCSP Certification, and one-year membership to NCDA (new members only).

Tuition is payable to Gesher Human Services and must be paid in full four weeks prior to the first class session, unless other arrangements have been made.

Refunds requested less than two weeks prior to the first class session will be subject to a $200 cancellation/materials fee. No refunds will be granted after class begins.

Registration: https://docs.google.com/forms/d/e/1FAIpQLSe3UiVjZSXDVOzp4oyKa-ZjxvOhHX-OvVk-r8kcBvm7m2Z40w/viewform

18March

Computer Training, Employment Seminars

How to Perform an Online Job Search

This 90-minute, in-person workshop will cover all aspects of an online job search, including: Date and Time: March 18 from 1:00 […]

Computer Training, Employment Seminars

How to Perform an Online Job Search

This 90-minute, in-person workshop will cover all aspects of an online job search, including:

  • How to find and apply for jobs online using Google.com and Indeed.com.
  • Applying through portals and/or the actual company’s website.
  • The importance of having a well-crafted, updated custom résumé and cover letter.

Date and Time: March 18 from 1:00 p.m.

Location: Gesher Human Services | 29699 Southfield Rd., Southfield, MI 48076

No registration required.

Questions? Contact Dave Rotter at [email protected] or 248-233-4243

18March

Financial Education

Homebuyer Education

Taught by Gesher Human Service’s HUD certified homebuyer education counselors, you will learn about the entire homebuying process, including credit […]

Financial Education

Homebuyer Education

Taught by Gesher Human Service’s HUD certified homebuyer education counselors, you will learn about the entire homebuying process, including credit education, how to qualify for a mortgage, mortgage terminology, proper home maintenance and how to avoid foreclosure.

The fee is $50 fee per household. This class is also approved for the MSHDA Down Payment Assistance Program.

Date and time: March 18 from 4:00-8:00 pm

Location: Virtual

To register for a Homebuyer Education class, please email [email protected] or call 248-233-4299.

20March

Financial Education

Savvy Savers

Savvy Savers is a program that is designed to assist you with becoming a saver or help you to get […]

Financial Education

Savvy Savers

Savvy Savers is a program that is designed to assist you with becoming a saver or help you to get started with learning how to save and begin investing. Each monthly meeting will include topics related to improving your savings skills.

Join our Savings Support Group, held for one hour on March 20 at 12:00 pm.

Registration: To register for this free, virtual program: email [email protected] or call 248-233-4299.

21March

Computer Training, Employment Seminars

The Basics of LinkedIn

This webinar will help attendees understand the value of using LinkedIn for their job search and how to get started. […]

Computer Training, Employment Seminars

The Basics of LinkedIn

This webinar will help attendees understand the value of using LinkedIn for their job search and how to get started.

Date and Time: Thursday, March 21, 2024 at 10:00 am

Location: Virtual

Registration: https://us06web.zoom.us/meeting/register/tZwvdO6srzotH9SLbzWqz9L56CnSXIXdU2sa

03April

Employment Seminars

Metro Detroit Non-Profit Career Expo

Please join us for a career job fair expo on April 3rd. This is a co-sponsored event between Gesher Human […]

15July

Business Events & Fundraisers

The Lois Zussman Golf Classic

The Lois Zussman Golf Classic is an annual fundraiser supporting the Zussman Activity Center/Clubhouse which provides enrichment, educational and employment […]

14November

Business Events & Fundraisers

Trade Secrets

Gesher’s Trade Secrets FUNdraising event supports Gesher’s workforce programs serving women and families. This includes Women to Work, Financial Education, […]

Interested in sponsoring an event? Gesher offers various opportunities for local businesses, foundations, and individuals to sponsor events and support a range of important causes.

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