About & Recent Press - Black Disabled Creatives Jillian Mercado, Founder

“By showcasing creatives on a global scale, we aim to not only offer an accessible platform for hiring personnel but to help bridge the divide for creatives with disabilities.”

One out of five.

Approximately 15% of the world’s population experiences some form of disability. Yet, the chances of being hired for a job (when these individuals are more than qualified and more than capable) is consistently undermined.

The initiative started in alliance with the disabled community, who are tired of being underrepresented and under-appreciated.

About & Recent Press - Black Disabled Creatives
Jillian Mercado, Founder
“By showcasing creatives on a global scale, we aim to not only offer an accessible platform for hiring personnel but to help bridge the divide for creatives with disabilities.”
— Jillian Mercado

The Team

Jillian Mercado, Daniel Haim, Diana Ghivnici, Emily Mercado, and Sam Chaplin.


Contributors

Maria Rose, Victoria Popova


Recent Press

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