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13 Lehigh Valley Employers Recognized for Employment of Persons with Disabilities | Lehigh Valley Regional News

Allentown, Pennsylvania-According to a LVEC news release, 13 Lehigh Valley employers have been recognized by the Lehigh Valley Employment Union for excellence in hiring people with disabilities.

LVEC has recognized the following:

Hazel Pharmacy

Lee High Valley Technology Company

Christmas tree shop and it!

Weiss Market (Macungie and Emmaus locations)

AMC Classic Allen Town

Willow

Hyatt Place

Hampton Inn and Suites

Bonapetti

Sweet girls bakery

Whitson Cooking Group

Muhlenberg College Sodexo

Due to the COVID pandemic, LVEC does not host an annual awards breakfast, but instead honors the winners through the media during October as part of the National Employment Awareness Month for Persons with Disabilities.

In addition to acknowledging these employers, LVEC has partnered with PACareerLink® Lehigh Valley to host two information panels for employers interested in diversifying their workforce by hiring people with disabilities. It states that it is doing.

The first panel, from noon to 1:00 pm on October 14, will consist of employers who have won or previously won the LVEC Annual Awards to discuss their success in hiring people with disabilities.

The second panel, which runs from noon to 1:00 pm on October 21, consists of regional agencies that discuss resources and support available to employers to support successful employment of persons with disabilities.

PACareerLink® Lee High Valley hosts both Allentown locations and virtually both panels.

Additional details will be announced through social media and partner websites. LVEC website.

The Lehigh Valley Employment Coalition is a group of social welfare professionals, educators and employers whose mission is to expand employment opportunities for people with disabilities. The Union has been commending local employers since 2016.



13 Lehigh Valley Employers Recognized for Employment of Persons with Disabilities | Lehigh Valley Regional News

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