Business pledge “I’m In To Hire”

Screen-Shot-2014-10-21-at-3.12.24-PMLast fall, Carlos Slim and Anthony Shriver announced a new campaign aimed at getting more businesses to hire people with intellectual and developmental disabilities.

Founded by Best Buddies International, “I’m In To Hire” aims to unify the voices of employers and employees alike in support of hiring people with developmental disabilities.

Read more about the campaign here and take the #ImInToHire pledge.

“It is our responsibility and commitment to help solve the problems of our society, complementing the government’s efforts. The I’M IN TO HIRE campaign is challenging all of us around the world to open our minds and consider people with intellectual and developmental disabilities as qualified, dependable, employable candidates. These individuals are dedicated, skilled workers and it is clear that their involvement in the economic activity is relevant for all of society.” 

— Carlos Slim Helú, Chairman and CEO, Telmex

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