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Central Florida Nonprofit Helping People with Disabilities Statewide Find Jobs
Finding work can be tough, but finding work with a disability can be even harder. To help with this issue, nonprofit EmployU is helping those with disabilities find work and coaching them to continue their successes.
- employU helping people with disabilities find jobs
- Nonprofit helped more than 3,500 people last year find jobs
- Exec. Director: Nonprofit offering services to about 42 counties in Fla.
Barista Kevin Root starts each work day the same — with a smile and a hello. For the 37-year-old Starbucks employee, landing this job was one tall task. “I just love the way (employU works) with me about you know, all the issues that I have and how they accommodate me despite other things that I can’t control,” Root said.