Author Archive | Jon Weissman
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Get an insider’s view of Beacon Group’s Paint Recycling Program that employs people with disabilities, helps preserve the environment, AND produces an inexpensive paint product for YOU to purchase. View here.
Thanks to everyone who made the D.R.E.A.M. job fairs a big success again this year. With over 800 people with disabilities in attendance in Tucson and Phoenix this year. Click here to read about the events and how it helps individuals find jobs and employers find great workers. Look at our Job Openings page to […]
Watch this video created by Arizona Developmental Disabilities Planning Council about Beacon clients at Jim Click – a great example of people with disabilities working in our community.
On Wednesday September 12th, Beacon Group received the “Lifetime Achievement” Award from the Minority and Small Business Alliance here in Tucson. Beacon was receiving recognition of our 60 years of providing employment opportunities for people with disabilities through a number of different lines of business.
The JW Marriott Starr Pass Resort & Spa has been hiring workers from Beacon with great success. Read about two Beacon stars in our latest newsletter! We are very proud to tell their story.
The Beacon Group carwash crew helps the Tucson Police fight grime. The service provides more than just clean autos – officers have more time to patrol. Read the article.
Since our beginnings in 1952, Beacon Group has been committed to providing employment related opportunities to people with disabilities. We provide training, development and access to real work for a segment of our community that traditionally bears a 70% unemployment rate. We help people go from tax-supported to tax-payers.