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We are seeking funding to operate an after-school program, teaching life skills and etiquette workshops to youth,
National data shows that most autistic adults are unemployed or underemployed, despite having the skill sets and expertise to excel in the workplace. Autism Speaks, together with our partners, aims to transform employment for those on the spectrum through Workplace Inclusion Now. Workplace Inclusion Now (WIN) brings together people (job seekers and employees with autism), employers and communities to increase employment opportunities for autistic employees a create a more diverse and inclusive
Acworth GA 30101
Students in special education are really struggling with hybrid virtual/in person education. Many parents who never considered private school want to enroll their students in a special needs school but can't afford it. We have more scholarship requests than we have funds to grant them.
We are in need of funds to operate our free after school program where the services is feeding the youth, mentoring, tutoring, counseling and activities
COVID-19 crisis threatens to undo our homeowners’ hard-won stability. They are often in jobs most affected by the pandemic. They are cooks, cashiers, restaurant servers and maintenance workers. Many work for small businesses. Or they work in health care and may have become sick or required to quarantine. No matter the industry they work in, many Habitat homeowners have experienced a job loss or furlough or have seen their wages cut and are struggling to pay their mortgages. Please help u
Need donations to help people in recovery from substance use disorder get birth certificates, social security cards, and state issued ID to help them secure employment, housing, and/or treatment.
We need supplies to help people stay safe until a more permanent housing, treatment, or sober living solution is available.
This project focuses on the continuation and expansion of the Zoned 4 Re-Entry Certification Program, an innovative partnership with the District Attorney’s office of Cobb County, Georgia. The DDF Zoned 4 Re-Entry Certification Program partners with local rehabilitative programs to provide evidence-based services that will assist individuals whose substance use disorders have kept them from living their best lives possible. The program focuses on comprehensive support for individuals recently
We need gift cards to help people in recovery from substance use disorder get back on their feet or deal with temporary emergencies. Examples we need are: $50 Grocery only Gift Card $50 Home Depot/Lowe's Gift Card $25 Gas Only gas station gift cards
Food Security for America’s refrigerated truck is a 2001 (not a typo) model with 192,000+ miles, mounting annual repairs, a refrigeration control unit so old that parts are no longer available, and a body whose insulation is shot. Due to COVID-19 crisis FSA has increased the number of sites and families served. This increased need, which will continue indefinitely, means that a reliable truck is more important than ever. Please help us raise $45,000 to purchase a newer model, lower-mileage re
Due to the school closures caused by the pandemic and the COVID‐19 infection, the sudden switch to distance learning and growing economic uncertainties are causing chronic stress in the homes of our students. Subsequently we are modifying the way that we stay connected to our students by offering virtual counseling (both individual and groups), phone conferences to assess needs of the family and consistent “check‐ins” with students who were meeting with social workers individually. Repor
The COVID-19 Relief Fund will be used where it is needed most across Wellstar Health System for priorities related to COVID-19, including: expanded COVID-19 testing and lab equipment; Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) including face shields, gowns, N95 surgical masks, Powered Air Purifying Respirators and Filters, etc.; ICU beds; Defibrillators; adult and pediatric Crash Carts; and ventilators. To give to the Wellstar COVID-19 Relief Fund online, visit wellstar.org/covid19relief
Through charitable contributions to the WellStar Foundation, the Team Member Emergency Assistance Fund aims to financially assist WellStar Team Members who have experienced an unforeseen crisis in their life. The fund is administered by The Center for Family Resources (CFR), where CFR social workers manage the interview and needs assessment process for our Team Members. While this fund has been in place for many years, the economic impact of COVID-19 to our communities has hit the homes of many
We identified a need to further extend that initiative to support our team members at home. This has been a trying economic time, and the impacts have been felt within some of their families. Therefore, Wellstar leadership created food pantries at each facility to allow team members a chance to “shop” for essentials after their shifts. We appreciate support of this initiative in the form of paper goods/non-perishable foods or monetary donations o the Wellstar Foundation to offset the cost
The Wellstar Information Technology team has been assigned the task of deploying tablets (i.e. android or The Wellstar Information Technology team has been assigned the task of deploying tablets (i.e. android or ICU setting. These tablets will be used for COVID-19+ patients and Patient Under Investigation (PUI) isolation ICU patients to allow patient/families to have virtual visits (even if the patient cannot speak), to allow clinicians to speak with family members about the patient’s status a