SUNCOAST CENTER FOR INDEPENDENT LIVING HOSTS
THE 27TH ANNIVERSARY OF THE AMERICANS WITH DISABILITY ACT
SARASOTA, FL-June 26, 2017- The Suncoast Center for Independent Living (SCIL) in Sarasota celebrates the 27th Anniversary of the Americans with Disability Act (ADA) on Wednesday, July 26th, 12:00 Noon-1:30PM at SCIL,3281 17th Street in Sarasota.
Winn Dixie-Store #654 of Sarasota- will receive the SCIL ADA Empowerment Award in recognition of their unselfish service and outstanding contributions on behalf of SCIL.
Jennifer Corinis, Assistant U.S. Attorney for the Middle District of Florida, is the special guest speaker. Her practice focuses on Civil Rights enforcement, primarily involving the ADA. Rodger Cline, Operating Director of Fat Daddios Pizza, 3251 17th Street, Sarasota, will address the benefits of ADA compliance for businesses as the event’s other guest presenter.
Participating event sponsors: Tropicana, Pepsico Enable, 101 Mobility, Builders of Distinction, and HealthSouth.
“We are honored to commemorate the spirit of the ADA and its incredible contributions to Suncoast Center for Independent Living, Inc., its Consumers and the community at large. The ADA is key to removing barriers, and promoting a more inclusive society for our residents with disabilities in Sarasota and Manatee Counties,” said Michael Fluker, SCIL Executive Director.
The signing of the Americans with Disability Act in 1990 was a critical step in the forward momentum of Centers for Independent Living across the country.
For more information, call 941-351-9545 or visit us online at http://www.scil4u.org.
Founded in 1925, Winn-Dixie employs more than 38,000 associates who serve customers in approximately 500 grocery stores throughout the five southeastern states of Alabama, Florida, Georgia, Louisiana and Mississippi. For more information, please visit http://www.winndixie.com. Winn-Dixie Stores, Inc. is a subsidiary of Southeastern Grocers, which is the second-largest supermarket chain in the Southeast based on store count.
About Suncoast Center for Independent Living, Inc.
Suncoast Center for Independent Living, Inc., is a non-residential, non-profit organization that offers services to Sarasota and Manatee residents with disabilities so they may lead independent, self-directed lives and fully participate as equal members of society.