December 3, 2013 — Whole food supplement manufacturer Standard Process Inc. was recently recognized for its community leadership by Opportunities Inc. The organization’s Community Employment division honored Standard Process with an Employer Recognition Award for its exemplary partnership in promoting Opportunities Inc.’s mission of employment and independence for individuals with disabilities and other life barriers.
“Standard Process has gone above and beyond in providing work experiences to local students with disabilities, as well as, providing disability awareness training for their employees,” says Kayla Oschmann, Opportunities Inc. agency relations specialist. “Their support and flexibility is truly appreciated. Opportunities Inc. is very grateful to have a strong partnership with Standard Process and is looking forward to the future!”
Standard Process has partnered with Opportunities Inc. for more than a decade. The company provides on-site training and employment to local students in Opportunities Inc.’s Transition Program. Through this program, the two organizations help individuals learn and refine employability skills in a positive team environment.
“We are thrilled to partner with Opportunities Inc. and help offer individuals the opportunity to learn job skills and prepare for employment,” said Jackie Prey, Standard Process’ human resources manager.
Source: Standard Process