Latest National Organization on Disability Stories

2010-07-26 10:23:00

BENTONVILLE, Ark., July 26 /PRNewswire/ -- Sam's Club, a division of Walmart, has awarded $350,000 to the National Organization on Disability (NOD) to support the organization's Bridges to Business initiative, which seeks to identify and understand the gaps limiting the employment of Americans with disabilities in the workplace.

2010-07-23 07:00:00

NEW YORK, July 23 /PRNewswire/ -- On the 20th anniversary of the signing of the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA), a new survey sponsored by Kessler Foundation and National Organization on Disability (NOD) finds that most Americans with disabilities are still struggling with many of the same lifestyle and economic issues they confronted in 1990 when the ADA became federal law.

2009-12-02 08:00:00

Media Advisory for Thursday, Dec. 3 Head of Army's Warrior Transition Command to Speak at Luncheon Meeting of Army Wounded Warriors; Army Embraces Reality of 'Unseen Injuries' and Helps Vets Adjust WASHINGTON, Dec.

2009-07-09 08:00:00

WASHINGTON, July 9 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Walmart Foundation has made a $500,000 grant to further the work of the National Organization on Disability's (N.O.D.) Emergency Preparedness Initiative (EPI). N.O.D.

2007-11-09 06:00:50

By Sabbatino, Eileen D Macrine, Sheila L ABSTRACT: Employers provide jobs to people with disabilities at a much lower rate than the general population.

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