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Ohio Secretary of State's Office to Honor Two Central Ohio Businesses

COLUMBUS – Food for Good Thought in Columbus and Eleventh Candle Co. in Worthington have been selected by Secretary of State Jon Husted as two of June’s featured businesses for the Ohio Business Profile Program.

A representative from the Secretary of State’s office will visit both Food for Good Thought and Eleventh Candle Co. on Friday to present them with certificates highlighting this accomplishment. As part of the Ohio Business Profile program, Secretary Husted declared June as “Empowering Opportunities” Month to highlight businesses and organizations that help people overcome adversity and become part of the workforce.

Food for Good Thought provides employment services for those with autism. Some of their programs include employment at a local bakery, a transition program on Ohio Dominican’s campus and a five week program to help build employability skills.

WHO:
A representative of Ohio Secretary of State
Jon Husted.

WHAT:
Presentation of a certificate honoring Food for Good Thought for being featured in the Ohio Business Profile program.

WHEN:
Friday, June 15, 2018 at 9:00 a.m.

WHERE:
Food for Good Thought
4185 North High Street
Columbus, Ohio 43214

Eleventh Candle Co. is a social enterprise candle company with a mission to redeem, restore, empower and equip those vulnerable to human trafficking, abuse, exploitation and addiction.

WHO:
A representative of Ohio Secretary of State Jon Husted.

WHAT:
Presentation of a certificate honoring Eleventh Candle Co. for being featured in the Ohio Business Profile program.

WHEN:
Friday, June 15, 2018 at 11:00 a.m.

WHERE:
Eleventh Candle Co.
752 High Street
Worthington, Ohio 43085



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