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Employ those who have the most difficulty in getting and holding jobs. Teach the work ethic through real work experience. Act as a transition step toward outside employment. Help those who are unable to move on reach their highest level of achievemen... Read more
Employ those who have the most difficulty in getting and holding jobs. Teach the work ethic through real work experience. Act as a transition step toward outside employment. Help those who are unable to move on reach their highest level of achievement.
We provide real work and real compensation for disabled, substance abusers, parolees and the homeless in a caring atmosphere that builds self-esteem and prepares workers for main stream jobs in the community.
by Lee K. from Malvern, PA
(Administrator for this Organization)(2009-09-04 06:42:02.0)
Volunteering for Baker Industries for the past 15 – 20 years has been a very rewarding experience. One has the opportunity to work with those who are less fortunate than ourselves – handicaps that vary from physical to emotional. These folks have an inherent intelligence that never ceases to amaze me. Many times in doing a particular job they have taught me a short cut or a better way. They are kind and gentle people who are fun to be with and have a special offering to our society. Baker Industries has opened a door that gives us all (employees and volunteers) a true feeling of self worth and accomplishment. ~ Bill Wood
From Polly Bell Alden
I have been a member of the board for 6 years, and volunteer on the production floor with my children 4 – 5 times per year, working next to the Bakerites to help them complete the job. I get so much out of the time I spend at Baker. I am so encourage by the positive attitudes I see, from those who have turned...