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Youth and Family Perspectives

The Annapolis team at WOU was invited to participate in Way2Work Maryland’s facilitation of work-based learning experiences for students in their junior and senior years of high school. Bringing together resources to secure amazing work experiences for these students, Way2Work coordinated monthly meetings and partnerships with the school system, the Division of Rehabilitation Services, and [...]

With Thanks, as Carla Czecha Closes her Chapter with WOU

Carlann Czecha, or “Carla” as she’s known, is a CRS/Job Coach in WOU’s Montgomery County, Maryland region who is retiring in late December 2019 after nearly twenty years in the industry. For this passionate person whose life until this point has been centered around work and family, retirement is bittersweet. On one hand, she’ll now [...]

2019-12-19T09:56:40-05:00December 19th, 2019|Blog, Company News, Maryland News|

Ryan Mountain Promoted to Senior Vice President

Work Opportunities Unlimited Promotes Ryan Mountain to Senior Vice President DOVER, N.H., December 9, 2019—Work Opportunities Unlimited (WOU), a community-based employment service provider specializing in placing job seekers who experience barriers to employment, recently recognized Ryan Mountain’s continued dedication to the organization by promoting him to senior vice president, effective November 1, 2019. Since joining [...]

Mission Support Award – Tim Provencal

Mary Leddy presents Tim Provencal with the Mission Support plaque (Dover, NH) – Tim Provencal of Dover, New Hampshire, was recently presented with the Mission Support Award at Work Opportunities Unlimited in Dover, NH. Each year, the company honors an employee who supports its mission to create new opportunities for success in the [...]

Frank Loughran Award – Maria Wardlow

Frank Loughran Award 2018 Ryan Mountain, Vice President of Career Services, Maria Wadlow, Career Resource Specialist (Montgomery County, MD) - Work Opportunities Unlimited is pleased to announce that Maria Wardlow is the recipient of the prestigious Frank Loughran Award. The award recognizes excellence in Supported Employment and is given each year to an [...]

2018-10-30T11:44:47-04:00October 30th, 2018|Company News, Maryland News|

Work Opportunities Opens Fourth Maryland Office

Work Opportunities Opens Fourth Maryland Office to Meet Demand for Services Appoints Director Chessa Ormond to Lead New Market DOVER, N.H., July 9, 2018—To meet the growing demand for its services in the Baltimore, Maryland area, Work Opportunities Unlimited (WOU) divided its Maryland Central market in half. The organization will now serve the Annapolis, Linthicum, [...]

2018-10-30T11:45:12-04:00July 9th, 2018|Company News, Maryland News|

Utilizing Hard Work, Ticket to Work, and Perseverance – Meet Thomas Marshall

(Washington, D.C.) - Situated along historic Pennsylvania Avenue, The Ronald Reagan Building and International Trade Center is the largest structure in Washington, DC.  Encompassing 3.1 million square feet, it’s the first federal building, mandated by Congress, to bring together the country’s best public and private resources. Its vast array of gleaming foyers and hallways, conference [...]

Akisha Greene-Jefferson Receives Success at Work Award

Akisha Greene-Jefferson is an extraordinary Career Resource Specialist and business developer on the Prince George’s County, Virginia, and Washington D.C. (PG/VA/DC) Team.  Akisha is always resilient and persistent, and all the while she maintains a positive attitude despite the challenges she encounters while placing individuals with disabilities into jobs.  Since her first year of employment [...]

2018-02-23T10:59:13-05:00July 19th, 2017|Maryland News|

Maria Wardlow Receives Success-at-Work Award

(Prince George’s County, MD)  On Wednesday, November 16th  Maria Wardlow, a Career Resource Specialist and Team Leader on our Prince George’s County team, was awarded a Success-at-Work Award during a team meeting. The award was presented by Ryan Mountain, who also read the nomination that was created in collaboration with Salsi Mane, Director of Prince [...]

2018-02-23T11:00:16-05:00November 29th, 2016|Maryland News, Washington DC News|
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