"You must be the change you wish to see in the world." ~Mahatma Gandhi.
Be a change agent by taking action on one of the following items.
Tapping into the Disability Consumer Market
The National Business & Disability Council provides resources for businesses hoping to attract people with disabilities as consumers and for employers hoping to hire people with disabilities.
State Purchases of Services & Products
Georgia Enterprises for Products & Services, or GEPS, provides products and services at a fair cost to state agencies. Purchases through GEPS help create valuable jobs for people with disabilities.
Federal Purchases of Services & Products
AbilityOne Program (formerly JWOD Program) is the federal version of GEPS. It provides products and services at a fair cost to federal agencies. Purchases through AbilityOne help create valuable jobs for people with disabilities.
Business Purchases of Services
Bobby Dodd Institute has the ability to successfully manage and staff switchboards, mailrooms, data entry centers, and custodial operations. BDI also offers full-service contract packaging and fulfillment services to a variety of local businesses in its 50,000-square-foot warehouse. (http://www.bobbydodd.org, Products & Services section)
Business Purchases of Toner
Bobby Dodd Institute offers a variety of high-quality, reliable toner cartridges and printer management services. Every cartridge purchased generates up to four hours of employment for a person with a disability or disadvantage. (http://www.bobbydodd.org/ecommerce/store/shopping/index.asp)