Wegmans to be recognized with award for commitment to hire people with disabilities

Created: 10/01/2013 10:37 AM WHEC.com

Three Wegmans stores will be honored with the 2013 National Disability Employment Awareness Regional Award on Wednesday. 

The three stores receiving the award are East Avenue Wegmans in Rochester, Eastway Wegmans in Webster and Ridge-Culver Road Wegmans in Irondequoit.

The award goes to a company who is committed to hiring, training and retaining employees with disabilities and establishing business partnerships with the human services agencies that support job seekers with disabilities.

Wegmans has over 80 stores in six states and was nominated by the Employment Alliance, a program of Heritage Christian Services.


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