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The Corporate Source Receives Congressional Community Project Funding for its IT Training Program for People with Disabilities

Garden City, NY, March 13, 2022….President Biden signed the bipartisan Fiscal Year 2022 appropriations omnibus into law. The bill, which US Representative Kathleen Rice and Senator Chuck Schumer voted for, provided Congressional funding in the amount of $125,000.00 to The Corporate Source for its innovative Information Technology Training & Certification Program for People with Disabilities.

“I don’t often get to vote on legislation that has such an enormous and immediate impact on my district,” said Congresswoman Rice. “These investments will help increase our education resources, protect our local environment, rehabilitate our infrastructure, and more. I fought hard for their inclusion in the 2022 budget, and I’m proud to be able to deliver the results to Long Island today.”

“The Corporate Source is delighted to receive funding for our Information Technology Training & Certification Program for People with Disabilities, which is creating exciting career paths and providing greater opportunities for disability employment and inclusion,” said Michael Kramer, CEO of The Corporate Source. “Thank you to Congresswoman Rice for her wonderful support and joining TCS in changing lives!”

The TCS IT Training Program is a twelve-week program collaboration with IT industry partner CompTIA to provide instruction and certification in CompTIA A+ and earned competencies in Infrastructure, Applications, and Software; Database Management; Security; Hardware and Mobile Devices; Networking; Operating Systems and Procedures; Software and Network Troubleshooting, and Cloud Computing. The IT Training Program helps TCS meet its mission in creating new career paths as IT Specialists for people with disabilities.

The Corporate Source is dedicated to creating employment opportunities for people with disabilities and providing services leading to independence and fulfillment. TCS achieves its mission through outsourcing services for federal, state and private sector clients throughout Greater New York and the Caribbean.

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Established in 1996, The Corporate Source provides people with intellectual and other developmental disabilities with well-paying, secure jobs from New York City and Long Island to Puerto Rico and the U.S. Virgin Islands.

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    1225 Franklin Ave. Suite 335 Garden City, NY 11530
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    Info@thecorporatesource.org
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    516.419.5613