My daughter drew this picture for me when she was small. It’s supposed to be me. There in the background you can see she added a sketch of a person using a wheelchair. Even then, even as a kid, she grasped that this work was so much a part of my life.
Jan Klein directs JBBBS’ Friend 2 Friend programs for adults who have disabilities. Her career (the last 20+ years of which she’s spent here at JBBBS) evidences her commitment to making our community a more welcome and inclusive one for people of all abilities.
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