ORION'S NOVEMBER 2019 NEWSLETTER
Visit the Orion website to order your ornament! Your donation supports our Training and Employment programs.
Orion’s Limited-Edition Ornament Supports New Paths
SHARE THE ORION SPIRIT OF GIVING
Support Orion’s Training and Employment program by ordering our first-ever limited-edition ornament . It celebrates the hard work of our participants, mentors, and staff who work every day to improve their lives, and the lives of others. The ornament is made using our precision machining tools out of high-grade aluminum with the help of our program participants. All proceeds support Orion’s mission to offer hope and create paths to employment.
From left to right: Kristina Pressley, Tom Brosius, Jerry Chase, Kathy Powers (behind Jerry), Lavada Kindle, Zandra Leitch, Jason Person, Jeff Black, Richard Mika, Tricia Cleavelin, Cynthia Kim, Sarah Bowles, Rodger Nelson, Shawn Christensen, Jeri Lucas, Trisha Wise and Jerry Knutzen.
Orion Honored by Seattle Business Magazine
IMPACTING OUR COMMUNITY
Seattle Business Magazine recognized Orion’s Training and Employment program with a Silver honor in their annual Community Impact Awards in Job Training. Having worked with more than 2,300 individuals in our program and placing almost 1,000 people in new careers, Orion is proud of our tradition of serving the community. Congratulations to all the winners and nominees.
"Orion Industries helps you be successful in your transition from veteran life into civilian life." - Joey / Job Seeker
JOB SEEKER PROFILE
A Transition to Success
Joey is an Army Veteran transitioning to civilian life. Through Orion’s Office Skills and Customer Service T&E program , he is honing his administrative skills and combining those with his background in bookkeeping and accounting. His updated skills and desire to learn will make him a great addition to any company that hires him. Please contact Lavada Kindle if you would like to learn more about how Joey can benefit your team. 
From left to right: Jerry Chase, Shawn Christensen, Rodger Nelson, Jeff Black, Mike Barsoski, Tom Brosius, H. Douglas Hutton, Lorie Bourke, Kristina Pressley, and Rob Price.
CAMPS Recognizes Orion with the 2019 Community Impact Award
THE ORION T&E PROGRAM BOOSTS THE MANUFACTURING COMMUNITY
On November 14th, Orion was honored to receive the Center for Advanced Manufacturing Puget Sound (CAMPS) Community Impact Award highlighting Orion’s Training and Employment contribution to the manufacturing industry. Orion has been a member of CAMPS for 11 years and is a strong supporter of the Military to Manufacturing program (M2M) by employing program graduates. Congratulations to all the outstanding manufacturers celebrated throughout the night. 
Matt Foster (left) with Max (right), a program participant in Orion's Manufacturing Training Program.
MENTOR PROFILE
The Power of Patience
Mentors, like Matt Foster, help build the confidence of our Manufacturing Training participants. His patience enables them to understand the skills that lead to a great new job. Click below to learn more about Matt and how to work with other great mentors in Orion’s training programs.
Call 253.661.7805 or email the contacts below to join us for our employer tour and breakfast!
Looking for Your Next Great Hire?
AUBURN FACILITY TOUR FOR EMPLOYERS ON DECEMBER 5 TH
What’s it like to hire an Orion program participant? Come learn during our Employer Tour and Breakfast on Thursday, December 5th from 7:30-10:00 am at our Auburn facility. You will meet our Training and Employment staff and hear from employers who have hired our program participants. To join us, email Tami Clark or Lavada Kindle to save your spot.
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