Businesses honored for supporting disabled workers
Posted at: 10/16/2013 5:19 PM
By: WNYT Staff
ALBANY - The 6th annual “Works For Me” awards and celebration, sponsored by the State Office for People With Developmental Disabilities was held at the New York State Museum on Wednesday morning.
Six businesses were recognized including Mohawk Sign Systems in Amsterdam - in the medium business category.
All the employees, identified by their green shirts, came by chartered bus to celebrate. Benita Zahn was M.C. for the event.
The message was simple: with support people with developmental disabilities can be fabulous employees.