Salem-Keizer Public Schools Business Partner of the Month for March 2018 is Epic Fitness, nominated by the Salem-Keizer Independent Living Program, part of their Student Services department. The Independent Living Program serves students with special needs, and helps them master the skills necessary to seek employment and live independently.
From the post on their Facebook page:
One day while working out at Epic Fitness, Salem-Keizer Employment Specialist Becky Willhite noticed a lot of opportunities for students at the fitness center.
She spoke with Epic General Manager Michele Vanderyacht about the possibilities, and Michele agreed to participate as a district business partner.
“At Epic Fitness, we value everyone in the community and are proud to be a part of this great program that helps teach the skills and value of hard work to those that need and want it,” Michele said.
You can read the full post on Salem-Keizer Public Schools’ Facebook page at https://www.facebook.com/salemkeizerschools/