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13 2016

Thank you, Bank of America Charitable Foundation

Thank you, Bank of America Charitable Foundation

Posted by Seven Hills Foundation
May 13, 2016
Posted by Seven Hills Foundation

Bank of America check presentationSeven Hills is grateful to the Bank of America Charitable Foundation for its most recent grant of $5,000 to replicate and expand our successful job training/internship collaboration with the Greendale YMCA to the YMCA Boroughs Family Branch located in Westborough, MA during FY17 (7/1/16-6/30/17). An on-site trained job coach/inclusion specialist will be hired to work 6 hours p/week at the YMCA and will be responsible for coordinating 9-week internship rotations for participants in the areas of facilities maintenance, office management, hospitality/reception and dietary aid/snack management, culminating in a job interview.

The Seven Hills ASPiRE!, Inc. Workforce Readiness & Employment Program provides a pathway to employment for individuals with disabilities by providing individualized soft skills training and a variety of vocational training models that include community-based day support, and group and individual supported employment. Additionally, the program offers innovative vocational training through on-site micro-enterprises with developmentally appropriate curricula, to help individuals with disabilities prepare for, obtain, and maintain their highest level of competitive employment.

Photo above (left to right): James Acker, Program Manager for ASPiRE! Worcester accepting the check from Vice President and Worcester Financial Center Manager John Tanacea, with Elizabeth Vittum, Assistant Vice President of Development for Seven Hills Foundation.

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