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Parc and Save Grand Opening

Open  March 14th 1700 East 3500 North 801-513-0326 Wasatch Integrated Waste and the Davis School District have partnered on the establishment of a new thrift store at the Davis County landfill that has, at its core, a very unique mission. In working to encourage the ‘reuse’ of more of the items brought to the landfill, Nathan Rich, the executive director for Wasatch Integrated Waste, petitioned the assistance of members of…

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People of PARC - Janet

People of PARC – Meet Janet

This quarter we feature Janet Battisti, a valued member of our facilities staff. Janet started her career with PARC at HAFB assigned to our Ability One Contract on September 11, 1995. Just two mere years later, to the day, we moved her to our facilities to better capitalize on her talents. Janet’s daily responsibilities encompass much more than her job description describes. We at PARC count on her to get…

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Pathways to Careers Success

Hired Participants This month we just wanted to recognize and congratulate the Pathways participants that have received and accepted job offers over the course of their internships! Ty Ross- Davis School District: I.T. Department, Data Technician Matt Deweese- Newgate Motorsports, Shipping & Receiving Clerk Josh Schneiter- Futura Industires, Racker Ethan Sandbeck- U of U: Athletics Department, Assistant Athletic Equipment Attendant James Newman- North Davis Cabinet: Granite Shop, Granite Fabricator Zack…

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Sharon

People of PARC – Sharon

Sharon Capizzi This issue of People of PARC will highlight our very own ray of sunshine, Sharon Capizzi. Sharon currently serves as our Payroll Technician. Sharon didn’t start in payroll though, Sharon began in May of 1987 at Kaysville Elementary as an Office Assistant. She made her way to PARC in January of 1990 as a Job Coach in our Community Employment Department. In 1996 she moved in to our…

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PARC Program Development Committee

PARC is in the process of evaluating and implementing training modules in the Employment of Choice (EOC) program. The intent of this committee is to develop an extensive, and sustainable set of program modules that emphasize training that will foster greater independence for the individuals in the EOC program. PARC has always valued work as a means of training as well as training in independent living skills. This new program’s…

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Pathways to Careers

Welcome New Pathways Participants!

It’s an exciting time in the Pathways to Careers program, as we have finished our third open enrollment session and randomly selected our new participants! We are happy to welcome the 25 individuals that will be joining our program, 9 of whom are from PARCs Employment of Choice (EOC). Two of the excited soon to be participants selected from the EOC are Janice and Chris. With a positive attitude and…

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world cup soccer - disbilities

Inspiration Wednesday: World Cup Soccer

Carlos is a HUGE soccer fan. Carlos is also deaf and blind, but his friends have found an incredible way to make sure that Carlos doesn’t miss a single goal by his favorite team in this summer’s ‪#‎WorldCup‬. With a help of a model soccer pitch, they use sign language and sensory communication techniques that allow Carlos to experience each game. See the video:

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PARC Custodial Crew Salt Lake Tax Commission

Appreciation & Recognition

The janitorial crew at the Utah State Tax Commission Building in Salt Lake City were presented Appreciation Certificates by CEO Robert Daniels to recognize their professionalism and outstanding performance of duties at the site. The first presentation was made in the morning to get the early crew and the final presentation was made in the afternoon to get the crew who closes the building. Homemade cinnamon rolls were provided by…

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Rodney Pratt EET Manager at PARC

People of PARC – Rodney Pratt

This quarter’s HR article features our EET Manager – Rodney Pratt. Rodney has been with PARC for 24 years and counting. Over the years Rodney has served in various capacities and departments. Rodney was in our Employment of Choice department for 7 years, followed by 7 years at HAFB managing the janitorial contract, he then spent a year in Quality Assurance followed by 8 years as the State Use and…

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