North Reading, MA (Apr. 22, 2016) – Russell Realty Group partners with disability and inclusion organization, Triangle, to provide career opportunities for local youth.
According to the Massachusetts Rehabilitation Commission (MRC), 80% of people with disabilities that are not exposed to work by the time they leave high school are unemployed. Triangle’s Transitions to Successful Careers program (TSC) connects currently-enrolled high school students with disabilities to local companies who are committed to mentoring and investing in the future of our workforce through six-week internships.
Bradley is currently completing his six-week internship with Russell Realty Group as an Administrative Assistant. “It is a great place to work full of great people,” said Bradley, “I could tell after my first meeting that I was going to enjoy it. Everyone there is nice to me.”
– Brad Brooks Upon hearing about the TSC program and recognizing its value, Russell Realty Group was eager to become involved. It was through the TSC program that Russell Realty Group was connected with High School student, Bradley Brooks. Bradley is a long-time history buff and high school Senior set to graduate from Reading Memorial High School this spring.
Bradley is currently completing his six-week internship with ERA Russell Realty Group as an Administrative Assistant. “It is a great place to work full of great people,” said Bradley, “I could tell after my first meeting that I was going to enjoy it. Everyone there is nice to me.”
“Russell Realty Group prides ourselves in being a community first company, so when we were introduced to Triangle, we jumped at the opportunity to give back.” said Evan Russell, Broker/Owner of Russell Realty Group. “A real estate office provides so many opportunities to learn and get experience, it is the perfect place for a student getting ready to enter into the work force to gain knowledge on so many different avenues of business growth and development.”
Russell Realty Group is the largest North Reading real estate office with over 50 agents that cover the entire Great Boston Area for their clients.