The Viscardi Center, a network of non-profit organizations providing a lifespan of services that educate, employ and empower people with disabilities, announced the election of three new Board Chairs – Gerard E. O’Connor, Russ Cusick, and Beth Daly.
The National Business & Disability Council (NBDC) at The Viscardi Center is partnering with New York Life Insurance Company to present an employer event featuring an extraordinary leader in the Global Disability Community, Assistant Secretary at the U.S. Department of Labor, Kathleen Martinez.
The Viscardi Center will honor two leaders in the international civil rights movement, Rosangela Berman Bieler, senior advisor on children with disabilities at UNICEF, and Michael Ashley Stein, Ph.D., executive director of the Harvard Law School Project on Disability, with awards on July 19.
National Business & Disability Council (NBDC) at The Viscardi Center and Georgetown University will be recognizing the freedom and independence gained through work for millions of people with disabilities at The 3rd Georgetown University Conference on Employment of People with Disabilities.
The National Business & Disability Council (NBDC) at The Viscardi Center has stepped up its efforts to raise awareness about the benefits of accessible technology and its impact on the workplace by entering into a strategic alliance with London based Business Disability Forum.
The National Business & Disability Council at The Viscardi Center is offering its member companies a Boot Camp program to prepare them for the anticipated change the Office of Federal Contract Compliance Programs’ (OFCCP) will be making to the Section 503 rules.
The Society for Human Resource Management has granted Modern Disability its Preferred Provider status.
The National Business & Disability Council has made recommendations to policymakers and regulators related to the Office of Federal Contract Compliance Programs’ proposed Section 503 rules requiring federal contractors to employ as many as 7% of their workforce be people with disabilities.
In a continuing effort to support job seekers with disabilities and provide employers with relevant information regarding the employment of people with disabilities, the National Business & Disability Council at The Viscardi Center and the Job Accommodation Network (JAN) have signed an agreement.
The National Business & Disability Council (NBDC) at The Viscardi Center, a comprehensive resource for Fortune 1000 companies seeking to integrate people with disabilities into the workplace, marketplace and supply chain, has signed a corporate sponsor agreement with DiversityInc.