U.S. Chamber of Commerce
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National Business & Disability Council
The National Business & Disability Council (NBDC) at The Viscardi Center is an employer organization and comprehensive resource for disability best practices. Its corporate partners are predominantly Fortune 1000 companies and government employers committed to disability diversity. By becoming a NBDC Corporate Partner, companies can proactively strengthen and diversify their workforce as well as comply with the requirements of the American with Disabilities Act (ADA) and other federal regulations. NBDC can also assist companies in marketing to the 56.7 million Americans with disabilities, as well as gain greater insight into the economic contributions that accessible information and communication technology provides to companies.
Your source for disability initiatives, NBDC’s services are offered through tiered membership levels or on a consultant basis and assist you in developing strategies to implement, grow, measure and create solid disability programs. These include:
• Marketing Anthropology Project (MAP) – a platform to guide companies in developing marketing strategies
and tactics to reach people with disabilities, as well as creative messaging that will resonate with the
• Information Services – Information hotline for any disability-related employment issue;
Exclusive website featuring job and resume postings; Monthly e-newsletter.