One of the winners of an award from SourceAmerica was Tim Zarzecki. He was honored for his exceptional leadership and excellent character as an individual with a significant disability. He is currently employed by Goodwill Industries in South Carolina. He was given the opportunity for employment as a food service worker due to a contract made with Virginia Beach’s Naval Special Warfare Development Group. Tim Zarzecki had a congenital birth defect when he was born. He is additionally missing his left arm from beneath his elbow. He has lived his life while suffering from a depressive disorder. His connections with service members who have been wounded is strong and he has forged them well. He is the President of a self-advocacy program for the organization is working to improve the options available to transport the disabled. He is trying to help individuals with disabilities get to their jobs on time.
The other individuals honored by SourceAmerica for their outstanding contributions were Gary Hunter as a veteran with a disability, William “Scotty” Weatherly for maintaining an advanced role in management, and Joy Diolosa for her affiliation with Goodwill Industries. The additional recipients were Monica Harrison for her outstanding achievements and self-advocacy and Jim Cassetta for his outstanding leadership and creating meaningful jobs for the disabled.