Shaping attitudes means staying abreast of news and outreach opportunities in the world of disability employment. Start by subscribing to the Campaign for Disability Employment’s (CDE) e-alerts and following us on Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn and Instagram. (Please read our Social Media User Agreement which governs all official Campaign for Disability Employment accounts on social media platforms and websites.)
In addition, check out the CDE Blog, which features compelling posts from a wide range of guest contributors.
Below you’ll find our latest news and announcements, as well as other news sources you might consider following.
August 2, 2018
The Campaign for Disability Employment (CDE) website was recently honored with a 2018 Platinum dotCOMM Award in the Government Website category. The award, which honors excellence in web creativity and digital communication, was presented in recognition of the CDE’s revamped website, WhatCanYouDoCampaign.org, which launched earlier this year. The website’s new look and structure have been integral in our mission to promote positive messages about the skills and talents that people with disabilities bring to America’s workplaces and economy. See the full list of dotCOMM winners.
July 10, 2018
The U.S. Business Leadership Network (USBLN), a founding member of the Campaign for Disability Employment, has rebranded to Disability:IN to better reflect its strengthened mission of empowering businesses to achieve disability inclusion and equality. The new brand was launched July 10 in Las Vegas at the organization’s annual conference and expo, which attracted more than 1,500 people representing businesses and organizations committed to advancing the employment of people with disabilities. Since its inception, Disability:IN has helped 160 partner businesses attract more than 10,000 candidates with disabilities, diversify their supply chains with diversity-owned vendors and benchmark their progress in achieving disability inclusion. Learn more about the rebranding.
CDE on Twitter
Meet @TheSineadBurke, who was recently named a contributing editor by @BritishVogue. Sinead, an educator, writer & advocate who has #achondroplasia, a type of dwarfism, was also selected as one of Vogue UK’s 25 most influential women of 2018. #PhotoFriday https://t.co/1XqOr5Pl4T https://t.co/Q6DYkDL5Qu
The Campaign for Disability Employment is tuning in to the #InclusiveDisability chat! We're a collaborative effort among several disability and business organizations that is working to change attitudes about disability and employment. https://t.co/H1fArxzdS6 https://t.co/5HH56l07AS
CDE on Facebook
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