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(Bainbridge, GA) – On Thursday, June 27th, Georgia Industries for the Blind (GIB) honors a milestone in its history as an integral part of Southwest Georgia’s economy and a driver of opportunity for individuals with disabilities. Headquartered in Bainbridge with additional facilities in Griffin and Warner Robbins, GIB manufactures a variety of products owing to the skills of a workforce with more than 70 blind employees.
Hot off the presses is this month's GVRA newsletter. Click the link below to read and please share. If there's ever anything you'd like included in future issues, please contact Communications Manager John Boan at email@example.com.
Here's what's inside:
In an effort to improve our partnership with those who provide support and services to our clients, Georgia Vocational Rehabilitation Agency (GVRA) is seeking the input of its service providers in an ongoing survey.
Due to an air conditioning malfunction, the Thomasville VR office will be closed today (5.20.19). Please contact staff via their cellphones or email. We will let you know when the building reopens.
Click below to read the May 2019 edition of the GVRA monthly newsletter. Here's what's inside:
Page 3 — Executive Director Shawn Ryan on the Agency Mission
Page 4 — Get to Know a Legislator
Page 5 — X Week at Cave Spring Center
Page 6 — VR at the Soapbox Derby
Our Georgia Vocational Rehabilitation Agency (GVRA) Newnan location will be closed Friday, May 10th, for recarpeting. It will reopen Monday, May 13th. We apologize for any inconvenience this may cause.
TEAM 26, the veteran support wing of GVRA, recently held a 2-day intensive job readiness workshop series.
The following employers participated in the job fair: CDC, Department of Juvenile Justice, Clayton County Government, Logisticare, FedEx and Axcess Staffing Services.
Georgia Vocational Rehabilitation Agency has previously announced the onboarding of new Executive Director Shawn Ryan and new Vocational Services Director Christine Fleming.
The main GVRA telephone line is back up and running after being briefly down. Thank you for your patience.
Due to anticipated inclement weather Friday, 4.19.19, Georgia Industries for the Blind in Bainbridge will be closed.