May 14, 2013

New Partnership with Bosma Enterprises

Bosma Enterprises Employs People Who Are Blind and Visually Impaired One Job at a Time

Colorado Springs, Colo. (May 14, 2013) – The United States Association of Blind Athletes (USABA) is pleased to partner with Bosma Enterprises to promote job opportunities for people who are blind and visually impaired. Bosma Enterprises is a dynamic organization that employs qualified and motivated candidates with career opportunities for people of all experience levels and professional backgrounds.

“Despite continued gains in employment, people who are blind and visually impaired remain one of America’s greatest untapped labor resources and Bosma Enterprises is honored to partner with USABA to implement marketing strategies to promote job opportunities to athletes who are blind and visually impaired including our military Service Men and Women with visual impairments,” said Lou Moneymaker, President & CEO of Bosma.

Each week, USABA will post a Bosma Enterprises job of the week on the United States Association of Blind Athletes Facebook page as well as in the USABA Weekly News and Notes email blast.

Careers at Bosma Enterprises can be found at: http://www.bosma.org/careers.

For more information on Bosma Enterprises contact Joice Wade, Vice-President of Human Resources, at 317-704-8202 or .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address). For more information on USABA contact Mark Lucas, Executive Director, at 719-866-3200 or .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address).

About Bosma Enterprises
In the United States, seven out of 10 people who are blind are not employed. Since 1915, Bosma Enterprises has been navigating blindness by providing job training, employment services, rehabilitation and outreach programs for people, from adolescents to seniors. Bosma is the only Indianapolis-area nonprofit provider of programs and services solely focused on people who are blind or visually impaired. For more information, go to: http://www.bosma.org/

About United States Association of Blind Athletes (USABA)
Since its founding in 1976, USABA, a community-based organization of the United States Olympic Committee, has reached more than 100,000 blind and visually impaired individuals. The organization has emerged as more than just a world-class trainer of blind athletes, it has become a champion of the abilities of Americans who are legally blind. USABA’s Mission: to enhance the lives of blind and visually impaired people by providing the opportunity for participation in sports and physical activity.  For more information, visit our Web site: http://www.usaba.org



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