UMass Medical School’s Work Without Limits has announced sponsorship opportunities for the Raise the Bar Hire! Conference and Career Fair October 5-6 featuring notable autism advocate Temple Grandin, PhD, as keynote speaker.
Now in its fifth year, Raise the Bar Hire! offers a robust full-day of learning and networking centered on best practices that advance the employment of people with disabilities in Massachusetts. The conference is augmented by a half-day career fair that features educational sessions and opportunities for job seekers with disabilities to meet with some of Massachusetts' leading employers.
The event draws more than 400 conference attendees and 200 career fair attendees. There are a variety of sponsorship opportunities available, from keynote sponsor for $10,000 to participating sponsor for $500. For more details or to purchase a sponsorship, go to the sponsorship section of the Raise the Bar Hire website or contact Michelle Nowers at (508) 856-8359.
Conference host Work Without Limits is a program that provides training and consultative services to individuals with disabilities, family members, employers, state agencies and employment service providers.