As the Director of Development, Jen Bidwell focuses on building and cultivating relationships with the community and donors in order to support the mission of Able SC through multiple funding opportunities.

Jen Bidwell received her bachelor’s degree in History with honors from Bob Jones University in 2010. After teaching secondary history and English in Michigan (her home state), Jen returned to her alma mater where she worked in Development for over six years—building and growing the fundraising program.

In her free time, you can find Jen at the football field with her husband, Coach Bidwell; at a musical rehearsal (piano, violin, or choral); or decorating her home—all while drinking copious amounts of coffee.

jumped at the opportunity to return as a full time employee.

Ryan is from Northern Ireland, and has lived in the United States since 2016. In his spare time he can be found anywhere outdoors with his wife, Kristen, and Golden Retriever, Nollie.

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The burning of the Babcock from the perspective of people with disabilities

For decades, the Babcock building has served as a painful reminder of the ways that people with psychiatric, intellectual and developmental disabilities were abused, neglected, and segregated from society.

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Hire Me SC to coincide with disability employment awareness month

Employers and human resource professionals in South Carolina can take the next step in building a hiring plan inclusive of individuals with disabilities at the Hire Me SC Employer Summit on Oct. 7, 2020.

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2020 Employer Summit

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