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October 20, 2017 @ 8:30 am - 11:00 am
In celebration of National Disability Employment Awareness Month and Blindness Awareness Month, Lighthouse Louisiana is hosting Inclusion Day on October 20th from 8:30am to 11:00am at 123 State Street! The event will feature amazing speakers on a range of topics related to disability inclusion, as well as interactive activities.
Keynote speaker: Isidore Niyongabo was born and raised in Burundi and became Deaf at 10 years old. Since then, life has taken him on an unexpected journey and today he is the HR Manager at Convo and a global advocate for Deaf rights as the founder and president of International Deaf Education, Advocacy & Leadership (IDEAL), Inc.
The event is free and open to the public, but space is limited. Contact Anne at AJayes@LighthouseLouisiana.org or 504-899-4501 to reserve you seat today!
*ASL interpreters will be provided