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Arc Hails Business Partners: Receptions - Feb 12 & 26!

"Our business partners help The Arc of Somerset County find jobs for motivated, dependable, productive and well-trained people with intellectual and developmental disabilities," said Lauren Panarella, Executive Director. Business leaders will be honored for their outstanding work in promoting economic development through employment contracts with the Arc, and for creating job opportunities for adults with developmental disabilities.

On February 12, 2010, 2:00 - 3:15 pm, at Jill Court Adult Training Center, 3 Jill Court, Building 15, Hillsborough, NJ 08844, we will recognize companies that participate in our Supported Employment Program. Then, on February 26, 2010, 2:00 - 3:15 pm, at Branchburg Adult Training Center, 161 Industrial Parkway, Branchburg, NJ 08876, we will recognize companies that participate in our Contract Services Program.

FEBRUARY 12TH HONOREES include: AMC Theaters, Acme, American Jewelry Supply, Basking in Nutrition, Bernards Township Library, Brandywine Assisted Living at Middlebrook Crossing, Bridgewater Wholesalers Inc., Burks Company, Chartwell’s Dining Services, Courier News, EWA, Environmental Center, Kings Supermarket, Kohl's, Legos Store at Bridgewater Commons, Mara Shipping Inc., NJ Water Supply Authority, Ortho Clinical Diagnostics, a Johnson & Johnson company, PRWT Services, Inc., Pathmark, Somerset Medical Center, Stop and Shop, Target-Watchung, TenPin Lanes, Wal-Mart and Wegmans Food Markets, Inc.

FEBRUARY 26TH HONOREES include: ACCSES NJ, Argyle Industries, Associated Mailing Services, Baldwin & Obenauf, Chubb Corporation, Delia Associates, HealthCare Institute of New Jersey, Laboratory Sales and Service, Lincoln Services, Inc., Oticon, Professional Management Associates, LLC., Qualcomm Flarion Technologies, Shell Packaging Corporation, Somerset County Business Partnership, Somerset Patriots Baseball Club, Stoelzle-Oberglas, Synergy Direct Marketing, Top Safety Products, and TRIMLINE Medical Products Corporation.

Events are open to the public. Please RSVP by February 5, 2010 to: Camille Singleton, Email camilles@thearcofsomerset.org, Tel: (908) 725-8544 x608. We look forward to seeing you!