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October is National Disability Employment Awareness Month

October is National Disability Employment Awareness Month

In the late 1980s and early 90s I remember recognizing employers for their support of hiring people with disabilities each October for National Disability Employment Awareness Month. Our goal was to honor these employers and to bring visibility to the successful employment of people with disabilities, one solution to an employer’s hiring needs. More than 25 years later many people...

A U.S. Congressman Visits MDI

U.S. Congressman Keith Ellison visited MDI yesterday. Ellison is an advocate for people with disabilities and appreciates our business model. We’re a social enterprise and a nonprofit and we believe all members of society have the responsibility, therefore the inherent right, to live contributing and participating roles in society. And, we can manufacture any size plastic container...