Nominations Accepted for 2016 Henry Viscardi Achievement Awards

The Henry Viscardi Achievement Awards recognize leaders who have helped improve the quality of life of persons with disabilities in all areas of life, including employment.

These international Awards recognize exemplary leaders within the disability community and their extraordinary societal contributions, while remembering the spirit and legacy of The Viscardi Center’s founder, Dr. Henry Viscardi, Jr., who was a leading advocate for persons with disabilities and a disability advisor to eight U.S. presidents.

This year’s Awards Selection Committee is co-chaired by Robert Dole, former U.S. Senator, and Sherwood D. Goldberg, Esq. (Col. Ret) Senior Advisor for Asian Affairs Center for Naval Analysis.

Submit nominations online by September 30, 2016 at 5 pm (EST).

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