Diversified Opportunities Inc.

We are grateful to Diversified Opportunities Inc. for supporting the WhirliDogs Project during its initial fund raising phase. All donations will be recorded under its 501 (c) 3 tax exempt nonprofit status.

In addition Diversified Opportunities Inc. will partner with the WhirliDogs Cafe and Training Center by providing¬† a variety of services during its initial two years of operation.¬† Diversified will assist the WhirliDogs’ staff with accounting and payroll services, oversight of the grant funding and enterprise expenses, job coaching, job placement and vocational tracking. Diversified will assist in providing clients with support as needed once placed in competitive employment. In a show of support Diversified Opportunities Inc. has pledged to pay the monthly rent for the first two years of operation for the WhirliDogs Cafe and Training Center along with needed insurance.

Wilson Community College has been involved in meeting with the WhirliDogs Advisory team on many occasions. WCC would like to assist the WhirliDog training efforts by providing a minimum of two work based learning students per semester from both the Culinary and Business Administration and Accounting programs once the program is in place.

Wilson County Schools is excited and plans to be available for collaboration and assisting with providing merchandise for the retail space. The schools are looking forward to Work-Based Learning opportunities at the WhirliDogs Cafe.