The Starkloff Disability Institute is proud to announce that we graduated our second 14-week course to assist individuals with disabilities learn the ins and outs of securing employment with major employers. We call it the Class of 2013.
Dr. William Danforth provided the commencement address for the graduation.
Here is a brief excerpt of his speech (Click on the CC button to view captions on your computer)
Susan Menhard, Director of the Next Big Step, instructor for the Class of 2013, then made brief remarks and awarded the Certificates. In her remarks she referred to employees from four Role Model Companies – Nestle Purina, Centene, Enterprise Bank & Trust, and Enterprise Holdings – who led some of the classes in the program. And, she referred to a Partner Organization – Rehabilitation Services for the Blind – which participated in the program.
Here is a brief excerpt of her remarks (Click on the CC button to view captions on your computer)
We welcome your continued support of the Starkloff Disability Institute as we assist people with disabilities take the Next Big Step to obtain economic independence through jobs.
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