JPMorgan Chase NOD Corporate Leadership Council Member
Colgate Palmolive NOD Corporate Leadership Council Member
DiversityInc NOD Disability Employment Tracker Partner
Heron Foundation NOD Funder & Partner
Kroger NOD Disability Hiring Engagement Client
Lowes NOD Disability Hiring Engagement Client
PNC Bank NOD Corporate Leadership Council Member
Prudential NOD Funder and Partner
Sodexo NOD Corporate Leadership Council Member
Capital One NOD Corporate Leadership Council Member
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UPS NOD Corporate Leadership Council Member
Walmart NOD Corporate Leadership Council Member and Funder
S&P NOD Corporate Leadership Council Member and Funder
JPMorgan Chase NOD Corporate Leadership Council Member
Colgate Palmolive NOD Corporate Leadership Council Member
DiversityInc NOD Disability Employment Tracker Partner
Heron Foundation NOD Funder & Partner
Kroger NOD Disability Hiring Engagement Client
Lowes NOD Disability Hiring Engagement Client
PNC Bank NOD Corporate Leadership Council Member
Prudential NOD Funder and Partner
Sodexo NOD Corporate Leadership Council Member
Capital One NOD Corporate Leadership Council Member
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UPS NOD Corporate Leadership Council Member
Walmart NOD Corporate Leadership Council Member and Funder
S&P NOD Corporate Leadership Council Member and Funder
JPMorgan Chase NOD Corporate Leadership Council Member
Colgate Palmolive NOD Corporate Leadership Council Member
DiversityInc NOD Disability Employment Tracker Partner
Heron Foundation NOD Funder & Partner
Kroger NOD Disability Hiring Engagement Client
Lowes NOD Disability Hiring Engagement Client
PNC Bank NOD Corporate Leadership Council Member
Prudential NOD Funder and Partner
Sodexo NOD Corporate Leadership Council Member
Capital One NOD Corporate Leadership Council Member
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UPS NOD Corporate Leadership Council Member
Walmart NOD Corporate Leadership Council Member and Funder
S&P NOD Corporate Leadership Council Member and Funder
JPMorgan Chase NOD Corporate Leadership Council Member
Colgate Palmolive NOD Corporate Leadership Council Member
DiversityInc NOD Disability Employment Tracker Partner
Heron Foundation NOD Funder & Partner
Kroger NOD Disability Hiring Engagement Client
Lowes NOD Disability Hiring Engagement Client
PNC Bank NOD Corporate Leadership Council Member
Prudential NOD Funder and Partner
Sodexo NOD Corporate Leadership Council Member
Capital One NOD Corporate Leadership Council Member
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UPS NOD Corporate Leadership Council Member
Walmart NOD Corporate Leadership Council Member and Funder
S&P NOD Corporate Leadership Council Member and Funder

Mission

The National Organization on Disability (NOD) is a private, non-profit organization that promotes the full participation and contributions of America’s 57 million people with disabilities in all aspects of life. NOD focuses on increasing employment opportunities for the 80-percent of working-age Americans with disabilities who are not employed.

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DISABILITY EMPLOYMENT TRACKER™

Take our free survey to assess your organization’s current disability employment policies and practices and receive a benchmarking Scorecard and leading practices. Be recognized for your company’s exemplary performance and earn the NOD Leading Disability Employer Seal™.

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CORPORATE LEADERSHIP COUNCIL

Distinguish yourself as a national leader in disability inclusion. Membership in the NOD Corporate Leadership Council offers access to industry experts and NOD research, opportunities to network with peers, and increased brand recognition.

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PROFESSIONAL SERVICES

The National Organization on Disability is a leading resource for businesses seeking to access the talent pool of nearly 24 million working-age people with disabilities who are not employed. Our best-in-class Disability Employment Professional Services provide the tools and expert guidance to:

  • Attract and retain talent
  • Develop accessible and inclusive workplaces
  • Transform organizational culture

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DISABILITY INCLUSION ACCELERATOR™

Our in-depth Disability Inclusion Accelerator™ provides a data-rich view of where you are in your disability inclusion journey–and an action plan to advance your efforts.

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NEWS & EVENTS

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Nov 13, 2019

NOD Remembers Kaiser Permanente CEO Bernard J. Tyson, a Visionary and Social Justice Champion

NOD honors the life and legacy of Bernard J. Tyson, a tireless advocate for equality, who helped shaped the future of healthcare, during his 30-year tenure at Kaiser Permanente. Tyson became a leading voice for the African-American community and used his platform to champion social justice for minorities, including people with disabilities. By enthusiastically embracing diversity, Kaiser Permanente built an inclusive workforce that fueled a culture of innovation.

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Oct 16, 2019

Victory for disability advocates: Supreme Court won’t hear Domino’s Pizza accessibility case

By Kelly Tyko, USA TODAY | Published 9:56 p.m. ET Oct. 7, 2019   The U.S. Supreme Court’s decision to not hear Domino’s petition on whether its website is accessible to the disabled is considered a loss for the pizza giant and a win for disability advocates. The case was one of a long list of those the Supreme […]

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Oct 11, 2019

Wall Street Journal Quotes NOD’s Howard Green On Power of Eye Tracking Technology

Doctors Look to Eye-Tracking to Improve Care Startups are using technology that follows the movement of the eye to diagnose nearsightedness and help people with disabilities. David M. Ewalt From the Wall Street Journal For Pat Quinn, eye-tracking technology is a lifeline to the world. Mr. Quinn, who suffers from amyotrophic lateral sclerosis, or ALS, is […]

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Oct 10, 2019

Darren Walker Receives First Annual Alan Reich Award

On September 26th, 2019, NOD presented Darren Walker with the first annual Alan Reich Award, recognizing a leader who has demonstrated commitment and excellence in the area of disability inclusion. Mr. Walker’s selection was based on his stewardship of the Ford Foundation’s nascent disability inclusion investment program, and his co-creation, with Richard Besser of the […]

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Oct 8, 2019

Supreme Court allows blind people to sue retailers if their websites are not accessible

From the Los Angeles Times By DAVID G. SAVAGES | STAFF WRITER  OCT. 7, 2019 Gene J. Puskar / Associated Press WASHINGTON — The Supreme Court cleared the way Monday for blind people to sue Domino’s Pizza and other retailers if their websites are not accessible. In a potentially far-reaching move, the justices turned down an appeal from […]

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Oct 8, 2019

Workforce Inclusion and Talent: Changing the Disability Paradigm with Carol Glazer of the National Organization on Disability

In 2018, the unemployment rate for those with a disability was more than twice the rate of those without. How can employers build a more inclusive workforce? Carol Glazer, President of the National Organization on Disability, discusses efforts to ensure people with disabilities live a well-rounded life, including access to meaningful employment.

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Oct 2, 2019

These are the leading disability employers in 2019

These employers are dedicated to disability inclusion and recognize the benefits of hiring workers with disabilities. October 1, 2019 | Lily Martis, Monster contributor While October is National Disability Employment Awareness Month, unemployment for adults with disabilities is an epidemic in the workforce that’s seen all year, every year. The unemployment rate for workers with […]

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Sep 27, 2019

ABC Interview: Actor Danny Woodburn Advocates for People with Disabilities

Actor and disability advocate Danny Woodburn joined “Let’s Talk Live,” a Washington, D.C.-based morning show on the ABC Network, to tell share how the National Organization on Disability is recognizing 59 organizations for their outstanding hiring and employment practices for people with disabilities.

“It was phenomenal!” Danny Woodburn, who hosted NOD’s Leading Disability Employers Dinner said. “The purpose of the dinner was to acknowledge, recognize those companies—59 to be exact—with outstanding records for the hiring and the employment of people with disabilities.”

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Sep 26, 2019

NOD Announces the 2019 ‘Leading Disability Employers’

– The National Organization on Disability (NOD) today announced fifty-nine organizations that have been named 2019 NOD Leading Disability Employers™. Now in its fourth year, the NOD Leading Disability Employer seal recognizes companies that demonstrate exemplary employment practices for people with disabilities.

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Sep 26, 2019

Steering the Winds of Change: A Summit on Leadership in Business, Academia, the Military, and Government

Event also featured actors and disability advocates Danny Woodburn (Seinfeld) and Robert David Hall (CSI: Crime Scene Investigation). More than 200 diversity and inclusion leaders from companies around the country gathered at the National Organization on Disability’s (NOD) Annual Forum and Dinner, entitled Shifting the Talent Paradigm: Inclusive Culture for a Modern Workforce. Sponsored by Lead Partners PwC and Spectrum, the all-day forum explored the best change management tactics that corporate leaders can deploy to create a more diverse and inclusive culture.

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