Senator Kissel Welcomes Community Enterprises, Inc. to Cable Show

September 21, 2004

Senator John A. Kissel, R-Enfield, talks with representatives from Community Enterprises, Inc. (CEI) on the next edition of ” Senator Kissel and Friends.” CEI offers an array of services to address the growing need for quality employment, education and housing options for individuals with disabilities and special needs. Among his guests are Richard W. Venne, President & CEO of CEI, Susan Cauley, Vice President of Connecticut Operations and Christen Kurpen, a Community Enterprises graduate from Windsor Locks. This episode will be shown throughout most of the month of October .

“Senator Kissel & Friends” is shown on Cox Cable Channel 15 on Mondays at 9:30 p.m.

“Community Enterprises does an excellent job in providing opportunities for people with special needs,” said Sen. Kissel. “I look forward to meeting with the representatives from CEI and talking
about the many programs that CEI has to offer and I encourage people to tune in, it should be an interesting discussion.”
Founded in 1975, there are currently 14 CEI locations throughout Connecticut, Massachusetts and New York and they serve approximately 1,500 individuals with special needs per year.