Success Stories

Raymond’s Story

raymond-taillonRaymond became involved with the Rotary at Work Program through Community Living Algoma’s “Moving On” program. He works five days a week from 10 am until 5 pm scanning, editing and cropping pictures on a computer.

“It is really good to see Raymond here,” says Brandon Jourdin, Business Development Manager, KTS Technical Solutions, Sault Ste. Marie, ON. “He has been a really diligent and reliable employee. He does everything to perfection.”

Raymond Taillon, Knowledge Transfer Systems (KTS), Sault Ste. Marie, ON

“This job allows me to do things on my own and work with computers which I love. I feel like I am part of the team with KTS.”

 

Clint’s Story

ClintMark Wafer, Champion for Rotary at Work in Toronto, hired Clint out of high school through a program that helped people who have a disability transition into the community.

“I have watched Clint gain confidence and independence as well as become more mature and responsible during his 14 years with me at Tim Hortons.” Says Mark. “He deserves and appreciates the opportunity to work more than anyone I know.” Clint now works at Mark’s new store that opened Oct. 14, 2008.

Clint Sparling, Tim Hortons, Toronto, ON

“The best part about working here is that I can make new friends. It also helps me pay for my condo that I share with my wife Katy.”