Blog

WITH Foundation Reception Highlights

(Image Description: Photo of foam core poster that contains the text: WITH Community Reception Ed Roberts Campus withfoundation.org. Photo has a red ramp in the background.)

A gathering of dedicated advocates

The WITH Foundation Board of Directors invited local grantees, community partners, disability advocates and other funders to […]

2017-11-18T10:57:51+00:00 November 18th, 2017|Blog|

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 Profile

Who: The University of South Dakota Center for Disabilities

What they do: The Center for Disabilities advocates for increased self-determination, independence and a satisfying quality of life for people with disabilities. Their experienced team of experts offer training, […]

2017-09-20T10:35:26+00:00 September 11th, 2017|Blog|

Self-Advocate Profile: Jessica Jimenez

Conversations with Self-Advocates

WITH 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 people with disabilities. 

Today’s conversation is with SAAC member Jessica Jimenez.


[…]

2017-09-20T10:33:20+00:00 September 6th, 2017|Blog|

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 future

This month is the 27th anniversary of the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA). As we celebrate and appreciate the protections the ADA affords people with disabilities, the staff at WITH have also been contemplating the connections between […]

2017-09-20T10:44:33+00:00 July 24th, 2017|Blog|

News from the Special Hope Foundation

Please see below for a letter from the Board of Directors

July 1, 2017
 
Dear Friends of the Special Hope Foundation,

It is with great pleasure and excitement that we announce the beginning of a new chapter at the foundation. Those of you that follow us on […]

2017-07-05T07:25:01+00:00 July 5th, 2017|Blog|

The Special Hope Foundation Grants from 2017: What’s next?

Comprehensive health care for adults with developmental disabilities

The Special Hope Foundation has been looking back at the grants that we have awarded over the years, and in doing so, we’re seeing the possibilities for the future of healthcare for adults with disabilities. Today we end our retrospective with grants awarded–so far–in 2017.

The Special Hope […]

2017-06-20T17:32:29+00:00 May 17th, 2017|Blog|

Copyrighted Image