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Anixter Center helps find jobs for people with disabilities in Chicago.

People with disabilities build full lives with help of Anixter Center.

Couresy of Medill Reports
Northwestern University
Reporter: Di Dinnis

Disabilities are no longer keeping Carlos Framer and Cathy Evangelista from being full participants in life. Farmer went from sitting on the couch to working at a packaging center, and Evangelista, has worked her way up to being a greeter at a Meijer store. Through the Anixter Center they are now bringing home paychecks and contributing to the community. They are learning to use computers and take public transportation; things most people take for granted.

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