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WOU Presents Gift of Gratitude to Savers

L to R: Client John C., CRS Gina O., CRS Khristina H., Savers Manager Heather G., Client Tanya M., WOU Director Will E., WOU President David D. Work Opportunities Unlimited (WOU)’s Lowell, MA team recently presented a plaque to Savers in Plaistow, NH. This gift serves as a symbol of WOU’s gratitude for [...]

Success Story – Scott Herard

Every day, Work Opportunities Unlimited (WOU) serves its mission of helping people with barriers to employment find meaningful and fulfilling jobs. With WOU’s support Scott Herard has remained successfully employed as a cashier at The Home Depot for 6 years! Scott began receiving employment services with WOU in July 2014, with the goal of securing [...]

Success Story – Nick C.

Nick’s first job as a high school junior offered him barely any hours or responsibilities, but he and his parents knew he was capable of more. Then Nick was paired with Gerry Lalime, Career Resource Specialist (CRS) at the Portland, Maine office of Work Opportunities Unlimited (WOU). Under Gerry’s mentorship, Nick began a new job [...]

2023-06-08T10:45:33-04:00March 31st, 2023|Client Success Stories, Successes, Blog|

Roger LaChapelle Award – Litza Bailakis

L to R: Will Ellis, Litza Bailakis (Lowell, MA) Work Opportunities Unlimited has announced that Litza Bailakis of North Chelmsford, MA, is the recipient of the Roger LaChapelle Award.  Given annually, this prestigious award recognizes Bailakis for her passion and excellence in quality job placements; integrating people with disabilities into competitive work environments. [...]

2023-02-15T11:49:28-05:00March 24th, 2023|Company News, Massachusetts News, Blog|

Retained Placement Award – Liz Carney-Olmstead

L to R: Darlene Hayden, Liz Carney-Olmstead, Tosha Talbot Work Opportunities Unlimited is pleased to announce that Elizabeth “Liz” Carney Olmstead of Keene, New Hampshire is the recipient of the company's annual Retained Placement award.  The award is given to the Career Resource Specialist who played the most influential role in assisting a [...]

2023-01-23T13:47:50-05:00March 17th, 2023|Company News, New Hampshire News, Successes, Blog|

Mission Support Award – Katie Lambert

L to R: Marcia Welsh, Katie Lambert, Jennifer Burton The Mission Support Award was established to recognize a Team Member who doesn’t work on the front lines; rather, this team member supports other members of the organization in their work serving our stakeholders. The winner is selected from the nominations made by team [...]

2023-01-19T14:07:00-05:00March 3rd, 2023|Company News, Successes, Blog|
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