- About Us
Ohio Valley Goodwill is pleased to announce that the organization will once again be a Gold Sponsor of the 2017 Transition Boot Camp. The 7th annual event is being held on Friday, October 27th at the Sharonville Convention Center and is designed to offer parents/caregivers, educators and other professionals working with youth with resources for transition planning in preparation life after high school.
The one day conference event is followed with multiple in-depth booster sessions on transition topics throughout the year. The Transition Boot Camp conference and vendor fair helps families and educators better prepare for the many transitions that youth experience when moving from school to community work and life.
The popular Transition Boot Camp event typically welcomes more than 300 families, teachers, professionals as well as advocates and provides a host of information designed to be a one-stop shop for families and professionals planning for transition.
In addition, the 2017 Transition Boot Camp event will feature a vendor fair during which attendees will have the opportunity to connect with various provider agencies representing Employment services, like Goodwill, recreation programs as well as educational options. “Ohio Valley Goodwill is always pleased to be a major sponsor of the annual Transition Boot Camp event in partnership with other area service provider agencies,” said Sharon Hannon, Marketing Manager. The Transition Boot Camp event is a collaborative initiative supported by University of Cincinnati Center for Excellence in Developmental Disabilities (UCEDD), four County Boards of DD, Opportunities for Ohioans with Disabilities, as well as a host of other service provider organizations.
Watch for more news about the 2017 Transition Boot Camp in the coming months and mark your calendar for Friday, October 27th at the Sharonville Convention Center.