Sunrise Business Training Series

Date: Thursday, January 17, 2019

Topic:  Overcoming Fear to Create a Workplace Sensitive to Employees with Disabilities

Presenter:  Sashikala Nisankarao, Southwest ADA Center

Time:  8:30 am to 10:30 am

Location:  West Gray Multi-Service Center,1475 W. Gray St., Houston, TX 77019

Date: Thursday, March 21, 2019

Topic:  In the Huddle:  The Role of the Job Coach in the Workplace

Presenter: Michelle Howard-Herbein, Executive Director/CEO of the Summer house

Time:  8:30 am to 10:30 am

Location:  United Way of Greater Houston, 50 Waugh Dr., Houston, TX 77007

Date: Thursday, May 16, 2019

Topic:  Job Placement

Presenter: Laura Alter, Employment Services Manager, Jewish Family Service

Time:  8:30 am to 10:30 am

Location:  Jewish Family Service, 4131 S. Braeswood, Houston, 77025

Date: Monday, July 15, 2019

Topic:  TWC - What it is; What it does' and How it can help your organization

Presenter: Sabrina Parra, Business Relations Coordinator, Texas Workforce Solutions

Time:  8:30 am to 10:30 am

Location:  Goodwill River Oaks Job Connection Center, 2520 Brun Street, Houston, 77019

Date: Thursday, August 15, 2019

Topic:  Cultivating a Disability Friendly Work Culture

Presenter: Benigno Aceves and Sabrina Parras,  Texas Workforce Solutions

Time:  8:30 am to 10:30 am

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

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, February 21, 2019

Topic:  Did You Know?

Presenter:  Sashikala Nisankarao, Southwest ADA Center

Time:  11:00 am to 1:30 pm

Location:  West Gray Multi-Service Center,1475 W. Gray St., Houston, TX 77019

Date:  Saturday, April 20, 2019 (NOTE:  THIS IS A SATURDAY MEETING)

Topic: Is Higher Education an Option?

Presenter:  Kristen Romero, Lamar University, Office of Disability Services

Time:  11:00 am to 1:30 pm

Location:  West Gray Multi-Service Center,1475 W. Gray St., Houston, TX 77019

Date:  Thursday, June 20, 2019 (Space is limited - 20 seats only)

Topic: Self Discovery

Presenter:  Gayle Yess Fisher, Founder and CEO of Our Training Center

Time:  11:00 am to 1:30 pm

Location:  The Woodlands Area Chamber of Commerce, 9320 Lakeside Blvd #200, The Woodlands, TX 77381

Date:  Saturday, September 21, 2019  (NOTE:  THIS IS A SATURDAY MEETING)

Topic: Soaring to New Heights College Fair

Presenter:  Keynote, Break-out Sessions, and Resource Fair

Time:  8:30 am to 3:30 pm

Location:  The Monarch School and Institute, 2815 Rosefield Dr., Houston, TX 77080

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Date: Thursday, October 17, 2019

Topic: BYOB - Build Your Own Business 

Presenter:  Jose Jimenez, City of Houston Office of Business Opportunities

Time:  12:00 pm to 2:00 pm

Location:  3 Greenway Plaza, Suite 1500, Houston, Texas 77046

Date: Thursday, November 14, 2019

Topic:  Technically Speaking

Presenters: Frances Parrilla, Community Outreach Specialist for Assistive Technology Unlimited, and Valerie Madison, Community Development Specialist, Microsoft Store, Houston Galleria

Time:  11:30 am to 1:30 pm

Location:  Microsoft Store, Galleria.  5085 Westheimer Rd. Space B3725A (Level 2, Northwest Wing, next to the Daily Grill and across from Pandora

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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