Making a Positive Impact! Creating opportunities in our Community.
Join us from 9am - 12pm on October 4, 2022, Goodwill is kicking off Disability Employment Awareness Month (DEAM) by hosting a morning speaker event titled: Making a Positive Impact! Creating opportunities in our Community, at the Westbury Theatre - ATB Financial Arts Barns Building, just off of Whyte Avenue in Edmonton.
The event is focused on bringing awareness and inspiration to various stakeholders within the disability employment field and to also get more business leaders, government officials and community members involved in providing a roadmap/better understanding in removing barriers for those with disabilities. This is an opportunity to learn, grow and excel in creating a more inclusive and productive workspace.
The event will consist of five different speakers, giving first-hand advice, knowledge and personal journeys, inspiring you to create a better tomorrow.
BEAN GILL - Model of Diversity, Wheelchair Pageant Queen, Entrepreneur
JOEY MOSS FOUNDATION - Advocating for employment and other meaningful opportunities
ERIN DAVIS - How organizations are developing and executing DEI strategy
KUEN TANG - The Great Wall Adventure
DALE MONAGHAN - Goodwill Industries of Alberta, strengthening communities through the power of work
In addition to the speakers, there will be a light breakfast (handheld) and beverages at no additional charge.
We would be honoured for you to join us, to inspire business leaders across the capital city region.
For more on DEAM, please visit: https://www.deamalberta.com
Tickets are $30/ticket, with early bird pricing $25/ticket until Sept 26th, 2022.
Your information will be recorded upon purchase for check-in to the event. Please bring your receipt as verification of purchase.