Scherer Resources to Partner with Blue Jacket Inc.
We are excited to announce that this year we will be partnering with Blue Jacket Inc. This partnership will be mutually beneficial because our students will have a wider selection of community jobs to choose from due to blue jackets network, and they will benefit from our training resources and talent pool of students to fill their positions. We will be moving our operations from out of the school setting to the the blue jacket facility at 2826 calhoun street in Fort Wayne. We at Scherer Resources are hopeful this new partnership will help our students soar to new heights and will be something that last for years to come.
Scherer Resources Adds Three New Members to Board of Directors
Scherer Resources is honored to welcome three new board members to our board of directors. Local attorney Mitch Harper, Real estate broker Kim Brown, and Sales Manager for Invista Jon Scherer.
Scherer Resources Receives Grant from AWS Foundation
We were proud to have been selected to receive a grant from the AWS Foundation. These funds will allow us to continue our program through this year and help us to grow and impact the lives of more students in the area. It is always great to see community foundations supporting vocational training programs like ours.
Bipartisan Congressional Group is Prioritizing Disability Employment and Equality
In a rare show of bipartisanship congresswoman Cathy McMorris Rodgers announced the formation of a working group to investigate ways to enhance disability employment as well as other key issues. McMorris Rodgers said "People with disabilities like my son deserve to have the same opportunities as everyone else to work and have a better life. See the full article in the link below.
Scherer Resources Students Put Learning into Action
MARK YOUR CALENDAR!
Details to come but watch the end of Feb for our Employment First Forum. The event is designed for anyone with a disability who has graduated from high school or their families. We hope to open a dialog where resolutions can be be implemented in our local community to better the employment opportunities.
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