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Sun Valley Student Workers Participate in THRIVE Program at Aramark

A summer job is right of passage and often a high school student’s first experience in the workforce. These Sun Valley students are getting the experience of a lifetime thanks to the Office of Vocational Rehabilitation, Special Olympics, and Aramark. Over the summer, the students will be working 90 hours at Aramark headquarters in Philadelphia and are getting paid for their hard work as part of the THIRVE program. The hope is that they learn employability skills to hopefully help them land a job in the future. Sun Valley is the only school piloting the THRIVE program which is being funded through a grant from the Office of Vocational Rehabilitation. Take a look at their experience…