Triumph Inc. in Jamestown recently received an honorable mention for being a business that supports inclusive workforce by hiring, training and inspiring people with disabilities to excel in the workforce.

The North Dakota Department of Human Services’ Division of Vocational Rehabilitation (VR) selected Sanford Health of Bismarck as the 2021 North Dakota State VR Employer of the Year award recipient. The Roosevelt Park Zoo of Minot was recognized with the You Make a Difference Award.

Sanford Health was selected from among eight nominees and was recognized for efforts to support and inspire individuals with disabilities to achieve employment goals and to reach their full potential in their community.

Other nominees receiving honorable mention include Bowman Lodge, Bowman; JCPenney, Fargo; Hugo’s Family Marketplace, Grand Forks; Langdon Daycare, Langdon; Maysa Arena, Minot; and the Daily Addiction Coffee House, Williston.

The awards were presented to Sanford Health and Roosevelt Park Zoo during an awards ceremony at the Division of Vocational Rehabilitation's annual training conference in late October in Fargo.