TO: News Editors
DATE: July 23, 2020
CONTACT: Missy Goetschius, Public Relations Director
607.734.6151 x122 or email GoetschiusML@arcofcs.org
RE: Ruby Tuesday Awarded Employer Recognition Award from State Association
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:
Elmira, NY | Watkins Glen, NY – The Arc of Chemung-Schuyler is pleased to announce that Ruby Tuesday is one of four businesses, statewide, to receive The Arc New York’s 2020 Employer Recognition Award. An awards presentation will take place at Ruby Tuesday, located in the Arnot Mall, 3300 Chamber Road, Horseheads, on Thursday, July 23, 2020 at 3:00 PM. Media partners are invited to attend.
Employers across the state are acknowledging the value of employing people with disabilities in their place of business. The Arc New York Employer Recognition Award provides Chapters the opportunity to recognize an individual, corporation, or business in New York state that has demonstrated outstanding support in providing services and job opportunities for people with intellectual or other developmental disabilities. The Arc of Chemung-Schuyler is a Chapter of The Arc New York.
Ruby Tuesday has supported The Arc of Chemung-Schuyler’s Career and Employment Support Services (Vocational Program) for a number of years, providing training and employment to individuals supported by the agency. Employment Support Services include person-centered vocational supports in a variety of settings, developing skills and good work habits as a way of increasing independence, and assisting individuals to become productive and contributing members of the community.
ABOUT THE ARC OF CHEMUNG-SCHUYLER
The Arc of Chemung-Schuyler is a family-based organization, providing supports and services to nearly 2,000 people with intellectual and developmental disabilities, and their families, across an 18-county service area. Learn more at www.arcofcs.org. The Arc of Chemung-Schuyler is a chapter of the state organization, The Arc New York, and is nationally accredited by The Council on Quality and Leadership (CQL).