Customized Employment Success Story--Meet David
TransCenJanuary 2008 | Report/Brief
For David, perseverance, creativity, and braiding of resources have come together to make it possible for him to have a job in line with his longtime dream of video and media work. After 15 years of struggling to find employment suitable to this dream, David and his support agency, CHI Centers, turned to the Maryland Customized Employment Partnership (MCEP) to get help to identify a paid opportunity that would match his interests and skills.
David’s job search came to fruition through braiding of resources including: DORS, CHI Centers, One Stop, Montgomery College, WMATA, and DDA. These resources came together in a seamless, non-duplicative process making it possible for David to get a customized job that matches his interests and skills.