Sunrise Business Training Series

Date: Thursday, February 20, 2020

Topic:  Discuss tax incentives, benefits in hiring a person with disabilities- reliable, dependable 

Presenter:  John Watson

Time:  8:30 am to 10:30 am

Location: Goodwill, River Oaks, 2520 Brun St., Houston, Texas 77019

Date: Thursday, April 16, 2020

Topic: Where do I start? Panel discussion

Presenter: Goodwill, Easter Seals, JFS, Summerhouse, TWC, Harris Center, Monarch School?

Time:  8:30 am to 10:30 am

Location: Harris Center-9401 Southwest Freeway Houston 77074

Date: Thursday, June 18, 2020

Topic:  Living the Dream of owning a business

Presenter: Trace Menchaca- Flying M Feed Store

Time:  8:30 am to 10:30 am

Location: Goodwill, River Oaks, 2520 Brun St., Houston, Texas 77019

Date: Thursday, August 20, 2020

Topic: Franchises successfully hiring people with disabilities with corporate support

Presenter: Disability IN- Doug Karr, chair

Time:  8:30 am to 10:30 am

Location: United Way Community Resource Center- 50 Waugh Drive  Houston, Texas 77007

Date: Thursday, October 15, 2020

Topic:  Project Search-Transition to Work

Presenter: Alexandra Needler

Time:  8:30 am to 10:30 am

Location:  TBD

Power Lunch

Job Seeker Series

Our Power Lunch Series provides training, networking opportunities, resources, and support for job seekers and students with disabilities so that they can more easily access job opportunities and, eventually, integrated employment.   Education, EmPOWERment, and Employability is our goal! 

 

Date: Thursday, January 16, 2020

Topic:  Supported Employment Services

Presenter:  Michelle Howard-Herbein- CEO of The Summerhouse,   

Time:  11:30 am to 1:30 pm

Location:  Harris Center-9401 Southwest Freeway Houston 77074

Date: Thursday, March 19, 2020

Topic: ID/D Rather be working using Medicaid Waivers to work and to start a business

Presenter:  Janniece Sleigh - Executive Director of the ARC of Greater Houston

Time:  11:00 am to 1:30 pm

Location:  TBD

Date:  Thursday, May 21, 2020

Topic: Interviewing Techniques- Do/Don’t

Presenter:  Akili Atkinson- Director of Skills Training

Time:  11:00 am to 1:30 pm

Location:  Goodwill Houston-Heights Job Connection-215 W. 20th St.  Houston, Texas 77008

Date:  Saturday, July 16, 2020  

Topic: Vocational Training options- Disability Vocational Services

Presenter: Alma Duldulao-Ybarra- Vice President of Workforce Development at Goodwill

Time:  8:30 am to 3:30 pm

Location: Goodwill Houston-River Oaks Job Connection Center

2520 Brun St., Houston, Texas 77019

Date: Thursday, September 19, 2020

Topic: College Fair-Soaring to New Heights 

Presenter:  

Time:  12:00 pm to 2:00 pm

Location: 

Date: Thursday, November 19, 2020

Topic:  SCORE entrepreneurs

Presenters: Willy Verbrugghe 

Time:  11:30 am to 1:30 pm

Location:  Harris Center-9401 Southwest Freeway Houston 77074

Mailing Address:

Greater Houston Disability Chamber of Commerce,15814 Champion Forest Dr., #176,Spring, TX 77379

Phone:  281-789-0850       Email:  info@ghdcc.org

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