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March 5, 2015

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Dinah F. Cohen

NBDC to Host Distance Learning Workshop Focused on Employment Lifecycle

February 24, 2015

The National Business and Disability Council (NBDC) at The Viscardi Center is offering an educational online workshop to focus on retention and promotion in the workplace.

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NBDC and sitecues Aid Web Accessibility

February 3, 2015

The National Business & Disability Council (NBDC) at The Viscardi Center today announced a new partnership with sitecues by Ai Squared, the makers of the ZoomText family of products.

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Relax and Get the Job Done: A Simple, New Disability Etiquette

January 20, 2015

The National Business and Disability Council (NBDC) at The Viscardi Center is offering an educational online workshop to start a new conversation over simplifying disability etiquette.

Gary Karp, President of Modern Disability

NBDC Retains Gary Karp as its Disability Training Consultant

January 15, 2015

The National Business & Disability Council announced that it has retained a leading disability advisor as its disability-training consultant. Gary Karp, President & Founder of Modern Disability, will provide specialized trainings to employers on an array of issues on disability in the workplace.

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Hoda Kotb of "Today" to Appear at Annual Luncheon

January 14, 2015

Hoda Kotb, co-host of "Today" and "Dateline NBC" correspondent, will be the featured guest at the 33rd Reach for a Star Luncheon, March 30, 2015, benefitting Henry Viscardi School at The Viscardi Center.

Emma sinks a basket

Viscardi Varsity Cougars Win Tourney

December 11, 2014

The Henry Viscardi School at The Viscardi Center, which serves children with severe physical disabilities, hosted its annual Wheelchair Basketball Sportsmanship Tournament. The Viscardi Varsity Cougars took the top prize.

John D. Kemp, President & CEO of The Viscardi Center with Bill Lacy, Director, Dole Institute

John D. Kemp to Receive Dole Leadership Prize

November 19, 2014

The Viscardi Center’s President and CEO, John D. Kemp, will receive the 2014 Dole Leadership Prize on December 14th at the Robert J. Dole Institute of Politics at the University of Kansas. The Prize is awarded annually to an individual or group whose public service leadership inspires others.

What Can You Do?

"Who I Am" Public Service Announcement Premieres

October 21, 2014

The new "Who I Am" public service announcement from the Office of Disability Employment Policy's Campaign for Disability Employment is now available for viewing and downloading on the CDE website. “Who I Am” features nine real people with disabilities.

Roy Danis

Roy Danis Joins The Viscardi Center Board

October 16, 2014

Roy Danis, Managing Director of Campari America, has joined The Viscardi Center Board of Directors.

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NBDC Hosts Workshop on Neurodiversity

October 6, 2014

The National Business & Disability Council (NBDC) at The Viscardi Center hosted an online workshop on neurodiversity.

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