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Viscardi Center Announces 4th Annual Achievement Awards

ALBERTSON, NY The Viscardi Center today announced an official call for nominations for the 2016 Henry Viscardi Achievement Awards, which recognizeexemplary leaders with disabilities from around the world. Recipients will be honored during a special ceremony in New York City on December 1. The Henry Viscardi Achievements Awards were established…

The Viscardi Center President and CEO Awarded Dole Leadership Prize

By Julissa Catalan The Viscardi Center, a network of nonprofit organizations providing a wide range of services that empower adults and children with disabilities, announced today that its President and CEO, John D. Kemp, will receive the 2014 Dole Leadership Prize next month at the Robert J. Dole Institute of…

The Viscardi Center Awarded $1.8 Million Cooperative Agreement from Labor Department to Increase Employment Opportunities for People with Disabilities

The Viscardi Center Awarded $1.8 Million Cooperative Agreement from Labor Department to Increase Employment Opportunities for People with Disabilities Announcement Prelude to National Disability Employment Awareness Month Kemp, Martinez Albertson, NY – September 30, 2014 The Viscardi Center, a network of non-profit organizations providing a lifespan of services that educate,…

Video: How to Develop Relationships With Nonprofits

John D. Kemp President and CEO The Viscardi Center John D. Kemp is the President & CEO of The Viscardi Center, a network of non-profit organizations that provides a lifespan of services that educate, employ and empower children and adults with disabilities, based in Albertson, NY. He is widely respected…

National Business & Disability Council to Host Webinar That Helps Companies Understand New Federal Regulations

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contact: Mark Turan mturan@viscardicenter.org 516.465.1435 National Business & Disability Council to Host Webinar That Helps Companies Understand New Federal Regulations February 12, 2014 – The National Business & Disability Council at The Viscardi Center (NBDC) will host a webinar to deliver critical business insights on the Office…

The Viscardi Center Seeks to Pay Tribute to Influential Individuals with Disabilities as the U.S. Senate Deliberates on the United Nations Convention on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities (CRPD)

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contact: Kim Brussellkbrussell@viscardicenter.org516.465.1608 The Viscardi Center Seeks to Pay Tribute to Influential Individuals with Disabilities as the U.S. Senate Deliberates on the United Nations Convention on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities (CRPD) Henry Viscardi Achievement Awards provides opportunity to enlighten millions around the world January 20,…

Former U.S. Senator Robert Dole & the Honorable Luis Gallegos Issue Joint Statement on the Henry Viscardi Achievement Awards

Former U.S. Senator Robert Dole & theHonorable Luis Gallegos Issue Joint Statement on the Henry Viscardi Achievement Awards Selection Committee Co-Chairs encourage individuals with disabilities to nominate leaders who have had a profound impact on shaping attitudes, raising awareness and improving the quality of life of people with disabilities November…