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Pie in the Sky: how the "unemployable" are meeting the HR needs of Ottawa employers!

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This presentation was the final stage of the Community Foundation of Ottawa "New Leaf Community Challenge" with three finalists vying for jury-awarded grant of $125,000 before a live audience at St. Paul University on November 9. 2016. The "Pie in the Sky" proposal from LiveWorkPlay was successful, calling for developing and supporting 100 jobs for young workers with intellectual disabilities. A live recording of the presentation, questions, and announcement is included.

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Pie in the Sky: how the "unemployable" are meeting the HR needs of Ottawa employers!

  1. 1. Pie in the Sky 100 jobs for 100 young citizens with intellectual disabilities in one year!
  2. 2. Learn from yesterday, live for today, hope for tomorrow. The important thing is not to stop questioning.
  3. 3. #fail
  4. 4. THEN NOW Royce is now 23 and wants to live on his own, says his father, Ralph. But the family has been told he needs constant care, and that there are no resources available to meet his needs. He’s always very pleasant to work with, always on time, shows a great deal of dedication to the task…it’s saved us tremendous amounts of money by having him here.
  5. 5. LiveWorkPlay Manager of Employer Partnerships Jen Soucy recruited founding Employment Task Force members Vaughn McKinney and Ken Sparks from Rotary
  6. 6. • Costco • 3 Brewers • The Westin Ottawa • The Parliament Cleaning Group • Shoppers Drug Mart • TD Bank • Brown’s Cleaners • Whole Foods • Milestones • DOW Honda • Bushtukha • McDaniels YIG • Tim Hortons • Star Motors • The WORKS Gourmet Burger Bistro • Farmboy • Service Canada • Swiss Chalet • Kanata Honda • PODS • Sobeys • Pita Pit • RE-MAX • Garden Creations • Ottawa Sports and Entertainment Group OSEG • Kelseys Restaurants • Volvo • Shopify • Landmark Cinemas • East India Company Restaurant • Commissioner for Complaints for Telecommunication Services • South East Community Health Centre • Ottawa Champions Baseball • Levy Restaurants • Engineers Canada • Dress for Success • Value Village • Pancake Shack • Coles Funeral Home • Minto • Hot 89.9 • Canadian Human Rights Commission • Elections Canada • Precise Parking • Quickie • Your Reno Guys • Innovation, Science and Economic Development Canada • Welch LLP • Canadian Food Inspection Agency • GGFL Chartered Professional Accountants • Agriculture Canada • Employment and Social Development Canada • Invest Canada • Canadian Wildlife Federation • Money Coaches Canada • Ecivda Financial Planning Boutique Pie in the Sky: our employer partners…so far!!!
  7. 7. AUTOMOTIVE FOOD SERVICES and RETAIL FACILITIES and CUSTODIAL LEGAL and ACCOUNTING CORPORATE CUSTOMER SERVICE GOVERNMENTGENERAL and INTRODUCTORY MARKET TARGETED TASK FORCES
  8. 8. MARKETINGTARK FORCE RECRUITMENT AND SUPPORT BUSINESS NETWORKING EMPLOYER & VOLUNTEER RECOGNITION
  9. 9. DEBBIE SAMMY AMBER FRED
  10. 10. MATT MELANIE JANET ASHLEY ROYCE BRODIE
  11. 11. GRAHAM HEATHER MIKE TIM LAURA JALYNN
  12. 12. Pie in the Sky 100 jobs for 100 young citizens with intellectual disabilities in one year!

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