Handi-Crafters Supported Employment benefits from Annual Hankin Golf Invitational.
(Thorndale, PA) Handi-Crafters non-profit mission and supported employment program has benefited from the Annual Hankin Golf Invitational held on October 6th, 2014. Organizers reported that more than $185K was raised in the Annual Tournament held at the Whitford Country Club. “We are very excited to have a new beneficiary this year in Handi-Crafters, an incredible organization based right here in Chester County. We teamed with Bentley Systems, our co-sponsor, to make this year’s event bigger and better than ever. We have shattered previous records, this is quite an accomplishment and could not have been possible without the continued support of our generous sponsors” said Michael Hankin, Chief Operating Officer of Hankin Group. Overall 228 golfers registered and played in the scramble format, filling two flights of golf and nearly 90 Companies were represented through tournament sponsorships and on the golf course. “We were very pleased to be part of this magnificent day,” said Amy Rice, Handi-Crafters Executive Director. “We are honored by the support of Hankin Group and Bentley Systems, both presenting sponsors this year for the annual tournament.” Handi-Crafters runs one of the largest employment and disability focused support service programs in Southeast Pennsylvania. Each year we help over 400 individuals to access rewarding employment opportunities in the community and in our Skill Development Center. We achieve our goals through partnerships with great employers and the acquisition of work contracts with businesses who choose socially responsible outsourcing to meet their production, assembly and packaging needs. We offer a continuum of support programs which includes housing solutions and retirement options. In operation since 1961, Handi-Crafters is a trusted resource. Hankin Group has been developing real estate in Pennsylvania and New Jersey for more than 50 years. The company has completed projects from each specialty of construction and development including residential, retail, civic, office, laboratory and industrial.