Disability Employment Awareness Celebration (DEAC)
October 1st kicked off National Disability Employment Awareness Month (NDEAM). "Held annually, NDEAM is a fitting time to educate about disability employment issues and celebrate the many and varied contributions of America’s workers with disabilities. The 2018 NDEAM theme is “America’s Workforce: Empowering All." (www.whatcanyoudocampaign.org)
On October 19th, 2018, Institute of Wholistic Empowerment attended Miami-Dade County's 2018, Disability Employment Awareness Celebration (DEAC). Companies and organizations committed to employing those with disabilities. Congratulations to the 2018 Honorees (Academia, Chick-Fil-A, Red Lobster, Vezina, Lawrence & Piscitelli, P.A. and Wingstop) who were awarded for their outstanding efforts in creating diverse company cultures that welcome and support those with disabilities. Congratulations to the honorees!