HELP RECOGNIZE BUSINESSES THAT SUPPORT INCLUSION
2019 Disability Employment Advocacy Award Nominations Now Being Accepted
The Intellectual and Developmental Disabilities Council of Tarrant County is accepting nominations of businesses, employees or their supervisors for the Annual Dan Gadbury IDD Supported Employment Advocacy Award. Deadline for submitting nominations is 5 p.m. Friday, Sept. 13, 2019.
October is National Disability Employment Awareness Month. This award is designed to honor the role people with intellectual and developmental disabilities (IDD) have in assisting us to achieve a dynamic, productive workforce and to recognize the leadership of the business community actively engaged in providing or supporting meaningful employment for people with IDD.
A nomination may be submitted by a professional, co-worker, supervisor, friend or family member.
Submission of Nomination Form
Submission of Nomination Letter
*The more details and examples provided, the better you aid the selection committee during the review process.
Mail, Fax or Email nominations no later than 5 p.m. Friday, Sept. 13, 2019 to:
The IDD Council of Tarrant County
Attn: Rita Stevenson
1300 Circle Drive
Fort Worth, TX 76119
Fax: (817) 569-4005, Rita@IDDCouncil.org
Attend the Celebrating YOU Employer Recognition Luncheon
Each year, the IDD Council celebrates National Disability Employment Awareness Month by recognizing businesses, employees or their supervisors in Tarrant County for their continuous support and inclusion of persons with IDD.
The 5th Annual Celebrating YOU Employer Recognition Luncheon, will be held Thursday, Oct. 3,
11 a.m. – 1 p.m. at the Mediterranean Villa, 1111 Wet N Wild Way, Arlington, TX 76011.
RSVP to join us.