Hot on the heels of be given the 2011 Title I Employment Award by Mayor Bloomberg, we at Goodwill have another great award-winning announcement:
The New York State’s Adult Career and Continuing Education Services-Vocational Rehabilitation (ACCES-VR) has selected GoodTemps to receive one of its National Disability Employment Awareness Month (NDEAM) awards on October 25th.
GoodTemps, the temporary agency of Goodwill Industries of Greater New York and Northern New Jersey, is one of three local employers recognized for its dedication to helping find jobs for people with disabilities. In fact, GoodTemps placed 985 temp workers with disabilities in the fiscal year ending June 2011.
ACCES-VR offers a full range of employment and independent living services for persons with disabilities. To read more about the agency’s programs just click here and to keep reading about how your donations and purchasing choices change lives every day, keep on checking in with all of us here at Where the Goodwill Goes. Thank you for your support, Goodwill fans!