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BRIGHTON CENTER HONORED WITH THE KEMI SAFETY AWARD FOR WORKPLACE SAFETY

December 03, 2018

Kentucky Employers’ Mutual Insurance (KEMI) recognized Brighton Center for its commitment to workplace safety by presenting the organization with the 2018 KEMI Destiny Award.

The Destiny Awards are presented annually by KEMI to policyholders that best exemplify KEMI's motto, "Control your own destiny." The awards symbolize what can be accomplished when organizations work together to improve workplace safety. Policyholders who earn the KEMI Destiny Award effectively demonstrate to KEMI their ability to manage a formal safety program, provide on-site training and regular safety meetings for employees, and display an ongoing commitment to safety from all levels throughout their organizations.

 “We are proud to honor these twenty organizations and highlight their commitment to workplace safety,” said Jon Stewart, President & CEO of KEMI. “Earning the KEMI Destiny Award requires a clear focus, teamwork, and a management philosophy that truly values the wellbeing of employees.”

This is the second consecutive year Brighton Center has received this honor.

“Brighton Center’s culture is surrounded by safety,” said June Miller, Chief Financial Officer for Brighton Center. “We are committed to ensuring that our operations ensure the health and safety of our employees, visitors, and customers. We train our employees that it is everyone’s responsibility to maintain an environment that promotes health and safety and we’ve seen tremendous decreases in claim numbers in recent years because of our proactive efforts.”

To learn more about the KEMI Destiny Award or to access free workplace safety resources, visit www.worksafeky.com.

STEPS to Success by Soapbox Media

November 01, 2018

Brighton Center was selected by 2GenACT coordinated by The Aspen Institute Community Strategies Group in collaboration with W.K. Kellogg Foundation, Annie E. Casey Foundation, and Aspen Ascend to host the first blended site visit of this kind nationally. On October 24-26, teams from around the nation came together to learn how they can implement 2Gen strategies at their organizations.

“It’s about starting by building on the strengths of families, rather than their weaknesses,” says Melissa Hall Sommer, senior director for Family Economic Success at Northern Kentucky’s Brighton Center, Inc. “When you look at it from that perspective, it changes how you proceed. It makes you ask, ‘How do you then sustain those elements (that are working)?’"

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Brighton Center Hosting National 2Gen Peer Learning Site Visit

October 26, 2018

Brighton Center will showcase its innovative approach to advancing a two-generation strategy to create opportunities for whole families to reach self-sufficiency at a national peer-learning site visit from Wednesday October 24 through Friday October 26.

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Brighton Center Becomes Red Bike Partner Agency

May 03, 2018

The Go Pass is a discounted $5 monthly membership to ensure everyone has access to Red Bike and Brighton Center is proud to be a partner agency in offering this program to those with limited budgets. 

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New Year, New Innovations for the Kentucky Career Center

January 19, 2018

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2017 was a landmark year for the Kentucky Career Center, Northern Kentucky’s largest career preparation and workforce development network.  Although many have known the career center primarily as a resource for job seekers, this past year, a record number of business services were provided to local employers.

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Brighton Center’s Efforts Attract National Attention

December 27, 2017

You would never know the obstacles Sophia Depenbrock has had to overcome if you met her today.

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Brighton Center earns KEMI Safety Award

December 11, 2017

Brighton Center was recognized by Kentucky Employers' Mutual Insurance (KEMI) as a Destiny Award winner for their commitment and success in maintaining a safe workplace.

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