Disability in the News
On January 15, 2013, Washington, D.C., NOD released the results of its Wounded Warrior Careers Four-Year Report.
Listen to NOD Board Member, Lieutenant General (RET) Franklin Hagenbeck on the radio, speaking about the results of NOD's Four-Year Report on its Wounded Warriors Careers Program.
January 2, 2013, New Jersey - NOD Director of Corporate Programs, Meg O'Connell is featured in an article published by the Press of Atlantic City, Disabled Workers at Disadvantage in Job Hunt.
December 27, 2012 - NOD President Carol Glazer appears on KMOX radio to challenge Fortune 500 CEO's to make a New Year's resolution to hire more people with disabiltiies.
Company honored in ‘NOD Salutes’ series
December 27, 2012, New York, NY – The National Organization on Disability (NOD) salutes JPMorgan Chase & Co., a leading global financial services firm, for its support of veterans, notably veterans with disabilities.
December 26, 2012, New York, NY – As a New Year approaches, Carol Glazer, President of the National Organization on Disability (NOD), is challenging our nation’s Fortune 500 CEOs to consider an entirely new approach to their New Year’s resolutions: Hire more people with disabilities in 2013.
December 5, 2012, New York, NY – Governor Tom Ridge, chairman of the National Organization on Disability (NOD) today issued a statement in response to the U.S. Senate’s failure yesterday to ratify the Convention on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities (CRPD):
“I am disappointed in the Senate’s failure to ratify the UN Convention on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities..."
Philadelphia, PA, December 3, 2012 - When I was governor, I had the privilege of leading trade missions to explore international opportunities for Pennsylvania companies. I came to know many business leaders personally, and I learned that successful American companies all have something in common: a motivated workforce empowered to deliver results.
Retired Marine and Army Soldier recognized for “NOD Salutes” series in honor of Veterans Day
New York, NY, November 13, 2012 – This Veterans Day, NOD salutes Harry Louque, a medically retired Staff Sergeant who served combat tours in both Iraq and Kuwait as an Infantry Squad Leader and Sniper in the 82nd Airborne Division. Louque is a participant of NOD’s Wounded Warrior Careers program.
New York, NY, July 30, 2012 -- The National Organization on Disability has been recognized as a leader in philanthropy by two of the nation's premier nonprofit evaluators: Charity Navigator and Philanthropedia, a division of GuideStar.
New York, NY, May 3, 2012 – Allegheny College will award an honorary doctorate to Carol Glazer, president of the National Organization Disability (NOD), at the college’s Commencement ceremony on Saturday, May 12. In the college’s 197th year, Glazer will be joining E.J. Dionne Jr., Arnold Palmer and Tom Ridge in receiving honorary doctorates from the college.