Janus receives Doorways Program grant

Debbie Laird, Janus vice president of development and transportation, accepts a $5,000 grant from John Mueller of the TJX Foundation. (Submitted photo)

Debbie Laird, Janus vice president of development and transportation, accepts a $5,000 grant from John Mueller of the TJX Foundation. (Submitted photo)

The TJX Foundation has awarded a $5,000 grant to Janus Developmental Services, Inc. for its Doorways Program, which emphasizes personal choice, individual talents and diverse opportunities that enable individuals with disabilities to expand their unique abilities and explore new interests. The funding will be used for the program’s instructional classroom kitchen project and will focus on the Chef’s Table classes.

Janus has a 35-year history of providing individuals with disabilities the opportunity to participate and contribute within the community. In addition to center-based and community programs, Janus also operates Hamilton County Express Public Transportation. For more information, contact Shannon Smith at 773-8781 or visit www.janus-inc.org.