Here at GoodwillNyNj, we work with local organizations to promote the power of work across communities, helping as many people as possible get back into the economic mainstream. One of these organizations is NYSID, a nonprofit dedicated to creating employment opportunities for New Yorkers with disabilities.
Last month was National Developmental Disabilities Awareness Month, and NYSID was right there to celebrate the contributions of countless hardworking individuals with disabilities to the social and economic well-being of our communities, our state and our nation. Take a look:
Do you know anyone in your life living, working and thriving with a developmental disability? Let’s keep the momentum going into April and celebrate them, too! Share your shout-outs for the amazing people with disabilities working hard and making a difference in your life in the comments here, on our Facebook Page or reach out through Twitter @NyNjGoodwill – and enjoy the new week, Goodwill fans!