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2021 Melwood Ability Awards

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The 2021 Melwood Ability Awards will be a lively celebration of the people and organizations who are impacting opportunities and advocating for individuals with disabilities and injured veterans in the areas of employment.

Melwood will award the Advocacy, Impact, and Resiliency awards, recognizing the outstanding individuals, employers, researchers, policymakers, and innovative companies that have advanced the field of employment for people with disabilities and injured veterans. The awards ceremony will feature members of Congress, Biden Administration officials, notable figures in the fields of disability advocacy and employment and, of course, the finalists and winners of Melwood’s 2021 Ability Awards.

During the program, the audience will also have a chance to participate in a silent auction packed with exciting art, travel, and entertainment packages.

The 2021 Melwood Ability Awards are held in conjunction with the Inclusion Through Policy Innovation Conference as Melwood celebrates National Disability Employment Awareness Month (NDEAM).

Melwood is offering two broadcasts of the 2021 Melwood Ability Awards. Please join us in this celebratory occasion at the time that works best for you. Please note that you must RSVP for each specific event date you’d like to attend.

October 12, 2021 – 1PM

Thank you to our sponsors!

Ability Awards Sponsors

2021 Ability Awards Sponsorship
2021 Awardees
2021 Ability Awards Criteria Honorary Committee
2021 Ability Awards Judges Panel
Inclusion Through Policy

Information or Additional Inquiries?

Please contact Kirsten Dillon at (240) 492-1982 or [email protected].

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