How many of us have been in a conversation with someone — a friend or coworker, perhaps, or a new acquaintance — and he or she casually uses the R-word in a derogatory way? It can be a difficult situation to navigate, especially with someone you’re not totally comfortable with. What’s the best way to express how problematic and hurtful that word can be? Read More.....
Companies such as his employer, SAP Canada Inc., are increasingly becoming aware that hiring people such as Huang is far more than being a good member of the community; it's good for business. Read More....
The MentorAbility Booklet is a must read! Check out the stories of the many wonderful businesses in Fort St John who participated in this project and what a great opportunity it was for individuals we support - some of the matches have resulted in employment.
Thank you Microtel! Through their Common Ground Initiative and with the help of all of you, we were able to obtain enough votes to win! We were very excited to be selected as one of the 3 great charities in Fort St. John to be part of this initiative and to be part of welcoming Microtel to Fort St. John. Microtel generously donated $5,000.00 to The Fort St. John Association for Community Living. This will go directly towards improving the quality of life of adults with developmental disabilities who live in our community.
Check out the Youtube video to learn more about the initiative - https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=QOIdad7bnKs
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Read our latest edition of "What's Up" the FSJACL Spring Newsletter to find out what's been happening and what's coming up