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Project SEARCH® at Wegmans was launched in September 2010. The project operates in partnership between Monroe #1 BOCES, Lifetime Assistance, ACCES-VR, Finger Lakes DDSO, and is coordinated by the Strong Center for Developmental Disabilities.

WegmansInterested in Participating?

For questions or more information on the application process, contact:

JoAnn Genther
Monroe #1 BOCES
(585) 383-6441

A Typical Day

8:25 a.m. Students Arrive at the Calkins Road Store
8:30 a.m. -
9:30 a.m.
Morning Instruction
9:30 a.m. Students Depart for Internships (some students are transported to the Marketplace or Ridge Culver stores)
9:45 a.m. -
2:00 p.m.
Internships (30 minutes for lunch)
2:00 p.m. -
2:30 p.m.
Afternoon Instruction, Journaling, and Problem Solving

Internship Opportunities

Participants have access to a wide variety of internship options in departments throughout Wegmans, including (but not limited to):

  • Bakery – Service End
  • Create-a-Cake
  • Front End Cashier
  • Grocery
  • Health and Beauty Stocking
  • Prepared Foods
  • Produce
  • Maintenance
  • Marketplace Café
  • Pizza Shop
  • Seafood

Meet the Staff

Cindy Martens-Pitts

Cindy Martens-Pitts

Carrie Serow

Carrie Serow
Employment Specialist