Anthony K. Shriver and Carlos Slim penned an Op-Ed in Forbes today: We are calling on employers large and small, across all industries, to commit to hire individuals with IDD to help us reach our goal of getting one million unemployed individuals with IDD off the sidelines and into the workforce over the next 10 […]
Governor Martin O’Malley of Maryland recently tweeted his support for #ImInToHire, noting the business benefits of hiring people with intellectual and developmental disabilities. See his tweet below: I support @BestBuddies #ImInToHire campaign — it’s the right thing to do & businesses benefit. http://t.co/tRYuEUYGqp — Martin O’Malley (@GovernorOMalley) October 7, 2014
Thomas Gyta of the Wall Street Journal covered Mexican billionaire Carlos Slim and Anthony Shriver’s announcement of I’M IN TO HIRE on October 7th, 2014. His report, What a Billionaire and a Kennedy Are Doing to Help Disabled Job Seekers, detailed the interview their in the Wall Street Journal newsroom.
California Governor Jerry Brown is proud to say that John Masterson has worked in the governor’s office for almost 7 years. His press office released this tweet in support of I’M IN TO HIRE: John has served in the Gov’s ofc for almost 7 yrs. RT if you know a productive worker with special needs […]
California Lt. Gov. Gavin Newsom joins Anthony Kennedy Shriver and Carlos Slim by pledging #ImInToHire. Newsom encourages businesses to hire people with intellectual and developmental disabilities citing it’s the right thing to do.
“I’m In To Hire – Are You?” Anthony Shriver asked readers of Maria Shriver’s blog on Tuesday. The post detailed important statistics from the groundbreaking i4cp report and encouraged architects of change to act together in supporting #ImInToHire. Read more.
“Each of us has something unique to contribute to our economy, so businesses that tap into the talents of people with disabilities are making California a better place for all of us to live,” states California Assembly Republican Leader-Elect Kristen Olsen. Olsen represents the 12th Assembly District encompassing San Joaquin and Stanislaus Counties.
Billionaire Carlos Slim and Anthony Kennedy Shriver discuss on Bloomberg’s In The Loop. “We think that it’s very important for society to have these people integrated to economic activity,” Slim said today in an interview at Bloomberg’s headquarters in New York.
Sacramento Mayor Kevin Johnson joins Anthony K. Shriver’s Best Buddies and businessman Carlos Slim in support of employing people with intellectual and developmental disabilities (IDD). Johnson proclaimed recognition of October 7th as I’M IN TO HIRE day to bring awareness to the staggering 85 percent of adults with developmental disabilities without a paid community job. The […]
California Assembly Republican Leader Connie Conway pledges her support for #ImInToHire saying: “I support organizations that include people with intellectual and developmental disabilities as a valuable asset in the workplace. Their inspirational attitudes make every work team better.”