Wisconsin Employment First Grant Recipients


State Policies & Initiatives: 
Systems-Change Funding

“The Wisconsin Board for People with Developmental Disabilities awarded Employment First Partner grants to 14 community organizations, including: schools, employment providers, managed care organizations, and advocacy organizations.  These organizations will work in their local communities to expand employment opportunities for individuals with disabilities.

Activities will include:  legislative breakfasts, Take Your Legislator to Work visits, business recognition events; leadership mentoring, media campaigns, public service announcements, commercials, community conversations, presentations to local civic groups (e.g., chambers, Rotary clubs) and employer groups, business tours, and business to business mentoring.”

  • Department of Intellectual and Developmental Disabilities
  • Employer Engagement
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