Yearly Archives: 2012

Study Finds Autistic Adults at Higher Risk for Unmet Healthcare Needs

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE; November 30, 2012

Press Contact:
Melody Latimer
Director of Community Engagement
Autistic Self Advocacy Network
Phone: (202) 630-7477
Email: mlatimer@autisticadvocacy.org

Researchers with the Academic Autistic Partnership in Research and Education (AASPIRE), including community partners from the Autistic Self Advocacy Network (ASAN), found that Autistic adults report significantly worse health care experiences to their […]

2017-05-22T18:17:57+00:00 November 30th, 2012|News|

Diversity and Disability

I recently had the opportunity to attend an update of the D5 Coalition work. Northern California Grantmakers hosted a variety of local grantmakers to learn more about the progress of the coalition with a particular emphasis on looking beyond typical definitions of diversity in order to include individuals from the LGBT community and those with […]

2017-06-05T17:20:41+00:00 September 26th, 2012|Blog|

Minutes 2012-09-18

Minutes of the Board of Directors, The Special Hope Foundation

After receiving proper notice via e-mail, a quorum of the Directors named either by the Incorporator or listed in the Articles of Incorporation, constituting the Board of Directors of this Corporation, held their meeting at this time, on the day, and at the place set forth […]

2017-05-02T18:53:50+00:00 September 18th, 2012|Minutes|

How a Small Foundation Made a Big Impact on a Government Program

A few years ago, my foundation made a high-risk grant that was far from “business-as-usual.” To convince and engage board members who only felt comfortable with the direct service grants making up most of our portfolio, I used landscape scanning to educate them—and myself!—about the potential of funding a software development effort that had the […]

2017-06-05T17:19:44+00:00 August 11th, 2012|Blog|

Minutes 2012-05-22

Minutes of the Board of Directors, The Special Hope Foundation

After receiving proper notice via e-mail, a quorum of the Directors named either by the Incorporator or listed in the Articles of Incorporation, constituting the Board of Directors of this Corporation, held their meeting at this time, on the day, and at the place set forth […]

2017-05-02T18:53:50+00:00 May 22nd, 2012|Minutes|

Minutes 2012-01-20

Minutes of the Board of Directors, The Special Hope Foundation

After receiving proper notice via e-mail in January 5, 2012, a quorum of the Directors named either by the Incorporator or listed in the Articles of Incorporation, constituting the Board of Directors of this Corporation, held their meeting at this time, on the day, and at […]

2017-05-02T18:53:50+00:00 January 20th, 2012|Minutes|

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