Morrisville, NC Proclaims April 6, 2013 as Life Experiences Day
Life Experiences, Inc. provides employment opportunities for adults with developmental disabilities.
Whereas, more than 73 million adults with developmental disabilities reside in the United States, among them more than 6,000 of our neighbors in Wake County; and
Whereas, adults with disabilities, as do all members of society, benefit from meaningful opportunities to contribute to our community; and
Whereas, Life Experiences has been providing employment opportunities for adults with developmental disabilities since 1978; and
Whereas, Life Experiences blends education, training and the free enterprise system to create and operate businesses which provide fulfilling employment for adults with developmental disabilities, and
Whereas, adults with disabilities are provided opportunities to function as independent, productive citizens of the Triangle through Life Experiences; and
Whereas, Life Experiences is a non-profit 501c3 organization, currently offering employment to 48 adults with developmental disabilities; and
Now, Therefore, I, Jackie Holcombe, Mayor, and the Morrisville Town Council, on behalf of the citizens of the Town of Morrisville, do hereby proclaim April 6, 2013 as Life Experiences Day and encourage all to participate that same day in the :
9th Annual Ride for Jason and Friends Poker Run Event
To help bring positive public awareness to the contributions made by Life Experiences and their employees as participating, productive members of our Town of Morrisville community.
Adopted this the 26th Day of February, 2013.