The Sonoma County Mayors’ Committee on Employment of People with Disabilities started funding a scholarship program in 2010 with one $250 Scholarship awarded to a Santa Rosa Junior Collegestudent. In 2011, two $500 Scholarships were awarded to a student attending Empire College of Business and a student attending theSanta Rosa Junior College. This scholarship program is for a student with a disability to help further their education/training. The students awarded scholarships are honored at the Annual Employers Best Practices Award Breakfast.
2011 Scholarship Recepients
Santa Rosa Junior College
Empire Business College
2011 YOUTH LEADERSHIP FORUM
We participate in nominating and honoring student delegates to the annual Youth Leadership Forum for Students with Disabilities.
Sonoma County YLF delegates are invited to the Annual Employers Best Practices Awards breakfast on October 26, 2011 so they can share their experience.