Out In the Field with The Summer Work Program Students

The Sonoran Center for Excellence in Disabilities Summer Work Program has 37 students placed in different jobs in Tucson and Phoenix.

The new summer employment opportunity provides students with summer employment in a real work environment within their community and integrated in the workplace.

In addition to learning valuable skills, students are paid at the prevailing wage of their role. Currently, there are 21 students participating in Tucson and 16 students participating in Phoenix.

INTERESTED IN LEARNING MORE ABOUT THE STUDENTS?

Gage - A young man with short hair in a wheelchair tending to some plants.  

READ ABOUT GAGE                                                                  

Sedona - A white woman with blonde hair leaning over and carefully putting together a puzzle of the United States

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Adam - A Black young man with medium length curly hair sitting in a bumper boat.

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Izaiyah - A young man wearing a blue rimmed hat and a face mask planting seeds in a planter.

READ ABOUT IZAIYAH

READ ABOUT OLIVIA