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WITH Grantee Profile: The University of South Dakota Center for Disabilities

(Description: Group of 10 adults of all ages and races smiling)A WITH Foundation Grantee ProfileWho: The University of South Dakota Center for DisabilitiesWhat they do: The Center for Disabilities advocates for increased self-determination, independence and a satisfying quality of life [...]

Self-Advocate Profile: Jessica Jimenez

Conversations with Self-AdvocatesWITH recently expanded its Self-Advocate Advisory Committee (SAAC), which, among other things, reviews the proposals that the Foundation receives and provides input on whether or not applicants should receive funding, and whether a proposal is designed well for [...]

Ryan Easterly Inducted into Disability Mentoring Hall of Fame

{Image Description: Man in a grey suit standing with crutches} The National Disability Mentoring Coalition (NDMC) has inducted 24 individuals and four organizations into the Susan M. Daniels Disability Mentoring Hall of Fame.The honorees — nominated by their mentees [...]

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WITH Foundation: Connecting our past to our future

(Description: A row of 5 daisies in different stages of growth)Connections between our past and our futureThis month is the 27th anniversary of the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA). As we celebrate and appreciate the protections the ADA affords people [...]


Sunday, September 24th, 2017 at 7:37am
Donate a photo and Johnson&Johnson gives $1 to our grantee @SpecialOlympics for health /dental /vision screenings: https://t.co/HbXbNF1vNq
Sunday, September 24th, 2017 at 7:15am
How An Air Traveler With Autism Found Strength In A Stranger's Kindness https://t.co/66DDMot18F
Saturday, September 23rd, 2017 at 1:04pm
Treating patients with intellectual and developmental disabilities - https://t.co/Kwi8EisQ1N via @Shareaholic



Established in 2002, WITH Foundation (formerly known as Special Hope Foundation) is a private foundation. The Foundation’s initial grantmaking benefited the disability community. In 2011, the Foundation began to focus its support on organizations and projects that promote the establishment of comprehensive and accessible health care for adults with intellectual and developmental disabilities. Currently, the Foundation gives out around $750,000 each year and has provided (in total) more than $6.5 million in funding support.
WITHFriday, September 22nd, 2017 at 9:33am
WITH representatives are attending the 11th Annual Body Computing Cenference, going on now at the University of Southern California. WITH is pleased to partner with Keck Medicine of USC and USC Center for Body Computing to support efforts to raise awareness about the I/DD community among healthcare technology developers and work towards an inclusive future for digital health. #USCBCC

(Image Description: Image of woman's head with barcodes and sensors projected on her face. Image contains the following text: 11th Annual Body Computing Cenference - Building the New Healthcare - Healthcare: Re-envisioned, Disrupted, Transformed - USC Center for Body Computing Keck Medicine of USC)
WITHThursday, September 21st, 2017 at 5:01pm
Are you interested in healthcare, disability, and/or philanthropy? If so, come work with us! We are looking to hire an Administrative Fellow. To learn more, see: https://withfoundation.org/we-are-hiring-come-work-with-us/
WITHWednesday, September 20th, 2017 at 4:14pm
Save the Date: The WITH Foundation will be hosting a Community Reception on November 14th from 5:30-7:00pm at Ed Roberts Campus. Click the link below for more information. If you like to attend the reception but aren't on our mailing list, please email info@withfoundation.org to receive an e-invitation when they go out in early October. We hope to see you there!

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