Fedcap Rehabilitation Services, Inc. CEO to Ring The NASDAQ Stock Market Closing Bell
ADVISORY, May 31, 2011 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) --
As we close out Fleet Week and Memorial Day 2011, Fedcap (www.fedcap.org), a non-profit celebrating 75 years of helping veterans and others overcome barriers and achieve economic independence through employment, will visit the NASDAQ MarketSite in New York City's Times Square. Fedcap was founded by three veterans with physical disabilities who struggled to make ends meet. Today, Fedcap helps thousands of veterans and many others – including people who are blind, deaf or have other longstanding mental or physical issues; those who've been in prison; youths aging out of foster care – overcome obstacles and find and keep meaningful employment.
Christine McMahon, Fedcap CEO and President, will ring the Closing Bell.
NASDAQ MarketSite – 4 Times Square – 43rd & Broadway – Broadcast Studio
Wednesday, June 1st, 2011 – 3:45 p.m. to 4:00 p.m. ET
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Fedcap (www.fedcap.org) helps people with barriers achieve economic independence through employment. Operating in New York, New Jersey, and Washington, DC, Fedcap provides tailored assessment, training, job-placement and support services. Among the country's largest preferred-source bidders, Fedcap also owns and actively expands competitive businesses for the express purpose of employing people with barriers (current workforce is 1,000; current revenue is $80M.) Each year, Fedcap helps thousands of people – including veterans, the formerly incarcerated, at-risk youth, people who are blind or deaf, and many others – overcome obstacles, rebuild their lives, and find and keep meaningful employment. For more information, visit www.fedcap.org. Follow Fedcap on Facebook (http://www.facebook.com/fedcap) and Twitter (http://twitter.com/#!/FedcapNYC).
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