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3rd Annual E2A (Employ, Empower: Achieve) Community Awards
October 23 @ 8:30 am - 10:30 am
The 3rd Annual E2A (Employ, Empower: Achieve) Community Awards will bring local community leaders together to celebrate National Disability Employment Awareness Month. Your support will be a critical part
of recognizing the individuals and partnerships that help us create opportunities for persons with disabilities!
Jesse A. Saperstein will provide the Keynote speech. He is a best-selling author, motivational speaker and vocal advocate for people with disabilities. He is considered one of the most respected leaders in the Anti-Bullying movement of his generation. Jesse also has a form of autism called Asperger’s syndrome (AS). (More Info about Jesse Here: https://bacbrevard.com/3rde2akeynote/ )
The following awards will be given at this year’s ceremony:
- Employ, Empower Award
Recognizes organizations that create work opportunities in the community for people with disabilities. Previously Presented to the Brevard County Clerk of Court and USSSA.
- Moving Forward Award
Recognizes individuals and/or organizations that have made special efforts to assist people with disabilities in gaining new skills or improving access to employment opportunities. Previously Presented to the Brevard Zoo and Kennedy Space Center’s DAAWG (Disability Awareness and Action Working Group)
- Believe and Achieve Award
Recognizes individuals with disabilities who have made significant personal strides in achieving success in work and/or life. Previously Presented to Karen Kirkland of Carr, Riggs & Ingram and Jennifer Cleveland of Inner Sight Yoga.
Please plan to join us on October 23rd, 2019 at 8:30am to celebrate our community champions at the Hilton Rialto, Melbourne!