Youth; Stevie Wonder on iCan.com; ADA Week Activities!
Date Mailed: Friday, July 20th 2001 09:33 AM
http://www.onarollradio.com On A Roll -- Talk Radio on Life & Disability Broadcast live, Sundays 6-8 PM on 22 Radio Stations Nationwide, plus the Internet with live and archived streaming audio. You can listen on the Web anytime. Go to http://www.onarollradio.com and follow the links! THIS WEEK'S SHOW --- Sunday, July 22, 2001 First Hour -- 6-7 PM Eastern Time YOUTH WITH DISABILITIES SPEAK OUT! Happy ADA Week. Eleven years ago this coming week, the Americans with Disabilities Act was signed into law. "On A Roll" is celebrating this anniversary by looking into the future. An exciting trend is sweeping the country.... Youth Leadership Workshops, featuring adults with disabilities providing extensive peer mentoring and training to young people with disabilities. On A Roll host Greg Smith was the keynote speaker at a Youth Leadership event in Tallahassee, Florida last week, organized by the Able Trust. This week's show will feature youth who were in attendance at that event. We'll hear enthusiastic voices of the future on this week's show. Also, we'll be joined by Kathryn Faulkner of Tampa's Self Reliance Center for Independent Living. Self Reliance is having a Youth Leadership Training next weekend (July 27 - 28) and there is still limited availability for participants. If you've participated in a Youth Leadership event anywhere in the country, what did you get from it? Call in with your answer during the show Sunday from 6-7 PM Eastern Time. The toll-free number is 1-800-960-4734. Second Hour: 7-8 PM Eastern Time HEIDI VAN ARNEM Congratulations to Heidi Van Arnem, founder of iCan.com for her recent exclusive interview with Stevie Wonder. You can watch the interview right now by visiting http://www.ican.com. Heidi was scheduled to be our guest a couple of weeks ago but had to reschedule. She will join us live this Sunday. Tune in Sunday for our conversation with entrepreneur extraordinaire Heidi Van Arnem. Visit iCan.com and check out her Stevie Wonder interview right now! ON A ROLL'S ADA WEEK ACTIVITIES On A Roll will be actively involved in ADA Activities in Tampa Bay and Jacksonville, Florida as follows: Tampa: ADA RECEPTION – Thursday 7/26, 5-8 pm Self Reliance Center for Independent Living presents “Looking Toward the Future,” an ADA Celebration Reception Thursday July 26 from 5-8 pm at Hillsborough Community College, in Tampa, FL. Greg Smith will give the keynote address. Tampa: YOUTH LEADERSHIP TRAINING – Friday 7/27 and Saturday 7/28 On Friday July 27th and Saturday July 28th, Self Reliance will host the first annual Hillsborough County Youth Leadership Training. Youth with disabilities, ages 14-22 will access to vital resources related to personal development, community support, and civil rights. Successful men and women with disabilities serve as role models in helping youth realize their ability, right, and obligation to pursue meaningful employment and contribute to society. There is limited availability for more participants. Contact Self Reliance at 813-975-6560 to register. Jacksonville: SPIRIT OF ADA CELEBRATION! Saturday, 7/28 6:30 pm until ??? "On A Roll" will be on-hand for Jacksonville's ADA Celebration, featuring a proclamation of ADA Awareness Week by the City of Jacksonville, presentation of "Disability Friendly Business Awards," a live performance by the band "High Tide," and a fireworks display presented by Prudential Financial! LIVE REMOTE BROADCAST OF “ON A ROLL” FROM FERMAN CHEVROLET –Sunday 7/29 5-8 pm. Tampa's Ferman Chevrolet will host a live remote broadcast of "On A Roll." Information and resources about the latest technology in adaptive driving equipment for people with disabilities will be on display. (For the locals!) "On A Roll" will be giving away prizes to people in attendance. Ferman Chevrolet is located on State Route 60 West of Brandon. "On A Roll" airs Sundays from 6-8 PM on 22 radio stations nationwide, including 1250 AM, WHNZ in Tampa. Ferman Chevrolet is clearing out the showroom floor to allow space for the live radio audience. Organizations or businesses interested in setting up a display table should contact On A Roll at 813-910-0067. Thanks to our sponsors!!! ** General Motors Mobility Center http://www.gm.com/automotive/vehicle_shopping/gm_mobility/ "You already have motivation. 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