The @cityofjax presented The Arc Jacksonville with a check as part of its Neighborhood Matching Grants Program that provides local neighborhoods funds for beautification projects. Thank you, Shaun Rycroft, and the City of Jacksonville! You helped enhance The Arc Jacksonville Village community!
October is National Disability Employment Awareness Month! Employees with intellectual and developmental differences are dependable, dedicated and hard-working members of the workforce. Learn how you can make your company more inclusive and become an employment partner by visiting: https://www.arcjacksonville.org/employment-services/staffing-services/
Help to support and celebrate the individuals we serve by joining us at Dinner with Bill & Friends 2018 at The Arc Jacksonville Village! Tickets are on sale now: https://www.arcjacksonville.org/special-events/dinnerwithbill2018/
As a part of our work readiness initiative, every Wednesday the culinary program at our downtown location allows participants to learn important employment skills by serving fresh, delicious lunches! Participants assist in creating grocery lists, weekly shopping trips, taking orders and collecting money, as well as preparing, cooking and serving the lunches. #AchieveWithUs
On this #ThankfulThursday we are grateful for the support of CSX, Baptist Health Jacksonville, Sight & Sound Productions and Bernadette Moran and Frank Rossi, our Silver Sponsors for the 2018 Dinner with Bill & Friends! The support of our sponsors allows us to provide individuals with intellectual and developmental differences with employment services, including employment skills training, job search assistance, work training, job coaches and more. Thank you!
Our intern, Randy, had a great time last night getting young professionals at our Sparc Social excited about our upcoming events! A special thanks to @hyperion_brewing_co for hosting us and @mrjcrispy for generously donating appetizers. Learn more about how you can get involved in Sparc Young Professionals Group here: www.arcjacksonville.org/get-involved/young-professionals-group/
Consider donating to The Arc Jacksonville today & help us in empowering more individuals with intellectual and developmental differences! Funds raised will go towards supporting our employment and community inclusion initiatives, both important steps in establishing independence. Donate here: http://www.arcjacksonville.org/whatsnext/
Sparc connects young professionals to the individuals we serve by providing regular volunteer opportunities in the Jacksonville area. Join us for a networking social at Hyperion Brewing Company on September, 27th at 6PM to learn more & get connected! Learn more: https://www.arcjacksonville.org/get-involved/young-professionals-group/
While participating in our On Campus Transition program at the @uofnorthflorida, students focus not only on academics but also on learning independent living skills, such as cooking healthy meals and completing laundry at their dorms! Learn more here: https://www.arcjacksonville.org/college/
Thank you to the Gold Sponsors of our 2018 Dinner with Bill & Friends: @amerisbank, Mary and Bruce Bower, @comcastuniversal, the Lufrano family and @publix Super Markets Charities. Because of your generosity, we are able to support the inclusion of people with intellectual and developmental differences in the Jacksonville community. #ThankfulThursday Learn more about Dinner with Bill & Friends here: https://www.arcjacksonville.org/special-events/dinnerwithbill2018/