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July is Disability Pride Month

By AAW Web | July 15, 2022

Forbes.com Mindset Matters: Disability Pride And The Language Of Joy Disability Pride Month has served as a reminder that there is a new vocabulary emerging that continues to transform the…

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Eddie receives a promotion at Intel Aloha after passing his food handler’s license test

By AAW Web | June 15, 2022

Eddie has been working at Aloha Intel for almost 2 years! A few weeks ago, Eddie was approached by his manager, asking if he would like to help prepare fruit…

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Anne volunteers her time at Teen Challenge resale and donation center

By AAW Web | June 15, 2022

Time for us to introduce you all to another AMAZING PERSON!! Everyone, meet Anne! Anne volunteers her time at Teen Challenge resale and donation center. She has devoted her time…

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Employment Specialist positions now hiring!

By AAW Web | June 15, 2022

This position is responsible for providing job supports to adults with disabilities. The Employment Specialist works closely with their supervisor and other staff to provide vocational and social support at…

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New research shows that disability inclusion creates long-term business value

By AAW Web | June 7, 2022

The Harkin Institute, Voya Financial collaborate on research paper demonstrating that disability-inclusive companies create value for shareholders and society. Read Full Story >

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Meet Greg who volunteers with the American Red Cross

By AAW Web | May 15, 2022

We’d like you to meet Greg. Greg just started back volunteering with the American Red Cross! Greg helps put together these boxes for plasma. Thanks Greg for all your hard…

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Autism Acceptance

Autism Acceptance Month — Here’s why the name is important

By AAW Web | April 5, 2022

April used to be known as Autism Awareness Month. But in 2021, the designation changed to Autism Acceptance Month. It’s a simple – but important – revision. The Autism Society…

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Three Ways to Give on GivingTuesday

By AAW Web | November 29, 2021

Join the movement! Generosity gives everyone the power to make a positive change in the lives of others and is a fundamental value anyone can act on. Please consider helping…

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AAW continues to stay on course with our mission, despite challenging times

By AAW Web | August 26, 2021

It has been quite the journey over the last year and a half… Since the onset of COVID-19, AAW has stayed on course with our mission while navigating many bumps…

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Three ways companies can support disability inclusion and boost innovation

By AAW Web | May 21, 2021

More than 1.3 billion people live with some form of disability, representing at least 17% of the global population. This article from the World Economic Forum talks about three ways…

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