Easterseals South Florida 75th Anniversary Campaign

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You can help Easterseals South Florida continue to change the way the world defines and views disability by making profound, positive differences in people’s lives every day by turning your passion into action!  It’s simple, whether you’re interested in organizing a bake sale, fundraising on behalf of a loved one, or inviting friends to donate in lieu of accepting birthday gifts, there are many ways to join Easterseals South Florida in our 75th Anniversary campaign efforts!  Together, we can take on disability together.  Some ideas include:

  • Start an online fundraising campaign
  • Get your colleagues involved in a “jeans day” fundraiser
  • Recognize someone special or honor a loved one’s memory
  • Host a bowling fundraising event
  • Host an online live auction fundraiser
  • Hold a bake sale or garage sale and collect donations!
  • Host a themed company party or happy hour to collect donations
  • Collect donations with race or other community activity
  • Turn your birthday or other special occasion into a fundraising opportunity
  • Closing gifts for realtors – collect $75 per agent after each closing to donate to Easterseals!

 

Gifts to Easterseals South Florida in these amounts help to close the funding gap for the following ciritical services.  Every gift to Easterseals South Florida will be matched dollar for dollar, thanks to a generous challenge match grant from The Batchelor Foundation:

$500 – pays for one week for a student with special needs to attend an inclusive summer camp program

$1,000 – pays for lunch for 1 student attending the Child Development Center for an entire school year

$1,500 – pays for 3 elementary student with autism to participate in weekly swimming classes, for a full school year

$2,000 – pays for 1 child to receive therapy two times per week for an entire school year

$2,400 – pays for 1 young adult to attend Easterseals Culinary Arts High School for one month

$2,500 – pays for 1 at risk youth to attend an Easterseals after work school program for an entire school year

$5,000 – pays for one year of kitchen supplies for Easterseals Culinary Arts High School Program (includes aprons, kitchen supplies, and food)

$10,000 – pays for 600 hours of in-home respite for a caregiver supporting his/her loved ones with Alzheimer's

$15,550 – pays for 1 senior to attend Easterseals Adult Day Center 6 days per week for a whole year