Dayton hosts pizza party for Project SEARCH interns

Gov. Mark Dayton hosted a pizza party luncheon at the Governor’s residence for the state’s Project SEARCH interns on Nov. 30. The luncheon served as both a time to connect and recognize the hard work the interns have been doing in order to become fully integrated in the competitive employment market.
Project SEARCH is a partnership between business, education, vocational rehabilitation, a community rehabilitation partner, a local developmental disability organization and families. The goal is to provide on-site internship experiences and marketable skill acquisition for young adults with disabilities leading to competitive;
An international program that began in Cincinnati, OH and has spread across the country, Project SEARCH currently holds seven sites within the state of Minnesota. Forest Lake Area Schools has been a part of Project SEARCH programs since 2009 and has been the district hosting the Project SEARCH Fairview Lakes Medical Center of Wyoming site since January 2014.
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