On the 22nd anniversary of the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA), Kessler Foundation and the John J. Heldrich Center for Workforce Development released a research brief on ways that companies have successfully increased their percentage of employees with disabilities and its effects on their
Kessler Foundation is hosting its first Monte Carlo Night to benefit people with disabilities on Thursday, November 15th at The Grove, in Cedar Grove, N.J., beginning at 6:30 p.m. Former Rutgers football player Eric LeGrand is the Foundation’s ambassador for the event.
The five-hour evening features
Kevin Greene thought he was doing all the right things. He had just left work on his 22nd birthday and was exhausted. While he would've preferred to stay home and sleep, his friends convinced him to go out and celebrate. They had a designated driver—another friend—so he felt secure and safe to party
Chris Miller, born with cerebral palsy, has severe spasticity, impaired speech and needs a power wheelchair to get around. However, at age 26, he already proved that he is able to work on changing policies for a country and the mindset of a foreign nation.
Kessler Foundation awards grants to the
Tickets $50, Join us at The Grove in Cedar Grove, NJ, on Nov. 15, 7 to 10 pm
Rebuilding Lives After Hurricane Sandy: A Benefit for People With Disabilities will take place on November 15th at The Grove in Cedar Grove, NJ, from 7 to 10 pm. This benefit features comedian Jeff Norris, a New Jersey
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Just in time for the holidays - Kessler Foundation's 50/50 Raffle is back! Two lucky individuals will win. The drawing will be held on Friday, November 30th at 2pm at Kessler Foundation. You do not need to be
Two lucky winners received cash prizes!
Thank you for participating in the Kessler Foundation’s Spectacular Holiday 50/50 Raffle!
A total of 471 raffle tickets were sold. The drawing was held at Kessler Foundation in West Orange, New Jersey on November 30, 2012. Two individuals won cash prizes:
Steve Adubato Interviews Elaine Katz & Hudson Community Enterprises
On One-on-One with Steve Adubato. which aired on April 22nd, Kessler Foundation's Senior Vice President of Grants & Communications Elaine E. Katz discussed the Foundation's work in disability employment and rehabilitation research.
For the first time, the national ReelAbilities Disabilities Film Festival came to New Jersey. From March 13 to March 17, thousands visited locations around Essex, Union, Hudson, and Somerset counties to view international award-winning films about the lives, obstacles, and accomplishments of
WEST ORANGE, N.J.—In recognition of April as Minority Health Month, researchers at Kessler Foundation highlighted their research aimed at improving outcomes for people from minority populations who are disabled by injury or disease. Researchers study health disparities between populations and look