Standard Process has gone above and beyond in providing work experiences to local students with disabilities, as well as, providing disability awareness training for their employees.
Palmyra, Wis (PRWEB) November 27, 2013
Whole food supplement manufacturer Standard Process Inc. was recently recognized for its community leadership by Opportunities, Inc. The Fort Atkinson, Wis.-based organization’s Community Employment division honored Standard Process with an Employer Recognition Award for its exemplary partnership in promoting Opportunities, Inc.’s mission of employment and independence for individuals with disabilities and other life barriers.
“Standard Process has gone above and beyond in providing work experiences to local students with disabilities, as well as, providing disability awareness training for their employees,” says Kayla Oschmann, Opportunities, Inc. agency relations specialist. “Their support and flexibility is truly appreciated. Opportunities, Inc. is very grateful to have a strong partnership with Standard Process and is looking forward to the future!”
Standard Process, located in Palmyra, has partnered with Opportunities, Inc. for more than a decade. The company provides on-site training and employment to local students in Opportunities, Inc.’s Transition Program. Through this program, the two organizations help individuals learn and refine employability skills in a positive team environment.
“We are thrilled to partner with Opportunities, Inc. and help offer individuals the opportunity to learn job skills and prepare for employment,” said Jackie Prey, Standard Process’ human resources manager.
For over 40 years, Opportunities, Inc. has been providing services for individuals for the purpose of maximizing their success and enhancing their abilities to be independent, contributing members of the community. The nonprofit organization advances the lives of nearly 4000 individuals annually throughout Southeastern Wisconsin.
About Standard Process Inc.
For more than 80 years, Standard Process, headquartered in Palmyra, Wis., has provided high-quality, nutritional whole food supplements through health care professionals. Standard Process offers more than 300 products through three product lines: Standard Process whole food supplements, Standard Process Veterinary Formulas and MediHerb herbal supplements. The products are available only through health care professionals.
Standard Process is involved in every step of production. The company grows crops on company-owned, organically certified farmland, utilizes state-of-the-art manufacturing processes, and employs the highest quality control standards. Standard Process strictly adheres to the Food and Drug Administration’s good manufacturing practice requirements. Through these measures, Standard Process can ensure that its products are of the utmost quality and potency. Standard Process was named a Top Workplace in Southeastern Wisconsin a number of times and is a member of the Inc. 5000 Honor Roll.
For additional information about Standard Process, visit standardprocess.com.