ReEntry Acceleration Program (REAP): Business Association Breakfast
Tuesday, May 22, 2018
7:30 a.m. - 10:00 a.m.
Columbia University Faculty House
64 Morningside Drive, Seminar Room, 2nd floor
(north of 116th St.)
New York, NY 10027
Refreshments and breakfast with RSVP
Making Hiring FIPs a Way of Doing Business: A Framework for Employers that Works.
While the workforce continues to evolve and becomes increasingly diverse, what remains constant is the need to ensure the availability of employment opportunities for qualified FIPs.
Yariela Kerr-Donovan, Director at Johns Hopkins Hospital and Health Systems will discuss the John Hopkins’ “way of doing business” which encompasses the successful inclusion of returning citizens.
Yariela will also share how programs such as Hopkinslocal and Be Local promote inclusion of the most distressed residents in the local community. Learn more about how organizations and companies can adopt a similar framework that has proven beneficial to Johns Hopkins and the FIPs they employ.
- 7:30–8:00 a.m. | Breakfast, Seating, & Networking
- 8:00–8:05 a.m. | Welcome/Introductions by Toney Earl, Jr.
- 8:05–9:00 a.m. | Presentation by Yariela Donovan-Kerr
- 9:00–9:30 a.m. | REAP updates by Tommy Safian
- 9:30–10:00 a.m. | Networking
For more information about the Business Association please click here.
64 Morningside Heights
Seminar Room (2nd floor)
New York, 10027