In today’s society, inclusivity and diversity are of utmost importance. AbilityOne and CW Resources serve as prime examples of how inclusivity can lead to success. These organizations are dedicated to creating job opportunities for individuals with disabilities, providing them with the resources and support needed to thrive. The story of Sonja Richmond and George Brown perfectly illustrates the positive impact of working for CW Resources.
Sonja Richmond and George Brown have been a part of CW Resources’ AbilityOne program for over 10 years. AbilityOne has been creating employment opportunities for individuals with disabilities for over 80 years. Sonja and George take great pride in their work at the Air Force Institute of Technology (AFIT), Wright-Patterson Air Force Base. George has acknowledged the endless support from CW Resources in schooling and resources. George has stated that CW Resources has been great in providing them with the best equipment, and he and Sonja are proud employees of the organization.
Their exceptional work at AFIT has not gone unnoticed. Dr. Adedeji B. Badiru, the SES-level Dean of the Graduate School of Engineering and Management at AFIT, has observed and benefited from their superior work for over 10 years. Dr. Badiru stated, “Mr. Brown and Ms. Richmond have done their respective jobs with quality, passion, dedication, and commitment on behalf of CW Resources.” Sonja and George have demonstrated the power of success and the impact that those around them can achieve. Their work has been greatly admired and appreciated by senior leaders.
AbilityOne and CW Resources demonstrate that disabilities should not hinder an individual’s potential. These organizations prioritize personalized training, foster inclusive workplaces, and offer growth opportunities. Key takeaways from their success include recognizing unique abilities, creating inclusive work environments, providing training and development programs, and breaking stereotypes.
AbilityOne and CW Resources are beacons of hope, lighting the way for individuals with disabilities to achieve their dreams and contribute meaningfully to society. The success stories of Sonja Richmond and George Brown remind us that there are no limits to what individuals can achieve with the right opportunities and support. By unleashing the potential of every individual, we move one step closer to a more inclusive and diverse world where success knows no boundaries.Back to Blog