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.)
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Below you’ll find our latest news and announcements, as well as other news sources you might consider following.
November 6, 2019
The Campaign for Disability Employment’s (CDE) latest public service announcement (PSA) campaign has won a communications industry award. The “Working Works” PSA and its supporting products received a Gold level MarCom Award in the PSA Campaign category. The MarCom Awards are an international creative competition that recognizes outstanding achievement by marketing and communication professionals. About 6,000 entries were submitted by those ranging from individual communicators to media conglomerates and Fortune 500 companies. Learn more about the winning entries.
September 23, 2019
Ready to “Say Cheese”? The Campaign for Disability Employment (CDE) is excited to host our latest photo-sharing campaign. To help celebrate this year’s National Disability Employment Awareness Month theme, we’re inviting people with disabilities and other friends of the CDE to share photos on Facebook, Twitter and Instagram highlighting why they’re “The Right Talent, RightNow.” Just post a photo of yourself in the workplace using the hashtag #RightTalentRightNow. To learn more and download signs to hold in your photo, visit the CDE’s photo-sharing web page.
CDE on Twitter
Ideas for encouraging #selfID of disability by employees, from CDE Member @AskEARN! https://t.co/zxcOTWug7m
Meet @russellwharvard, a #deaf actor currently playing the dual roles of Link Deas & Boo Radley in “To Kill a Mockingbird” on Broadway. He’s also starred in movies such as “There Will Be Blood” & the TV series @FargoFX. #PhotoFriday https://t.co/iplzhHgwOM https://t.co/Yo6h1D2ZO6
Michael Coyne of RI started his own business after experiencing difficulty finding traditional employment. Michael, who has #autism, took business classes offered by the RI DD Council before opening the Red, White & Brew Coffeehouse. #SmallBusinessStandout https://t.co/z8iVPb2oaV https://t.co/agwbZVANr7
CDE on Facebook
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