A diverse workforce is one that values inclusion and the unique points of view that employees from different backgrounds can bring to the job.
Did you know...
Less than half of Americans with a visual impairment participate in the workforce
Of those who do, the unemployment rate is twice the rate of those without a disability
Most of these job seekers don't make it to the interview stage, despite their education & skills
Perkins and the region’s best-known businesses and nonprofits are working together to break down employment barriers for individuals with blindness and visual impairment.
Discover the Perkins Business Partnership