One Family | Multi-Model Gifts

Gifts "WOW, HENRY!!! Thank you for entrusting us with a 5th vehicle through our program - we are so very appreciative of your generosity!" ~ Carolyne, DAC Donor Support ~ Since 2012, Mr. Stiksma and his family have been quietly popping up in our new donation notifications. One vehicle after another, they have contributed to charities that they love by sharing the vehicles that have served them well. Continue reading "One Family | Multi-Model Gifts" →

Autism Awareness Month

Nine year old Amir (not his real name) was the light of my life for my first two years in the real world of jobs and independent living after high school. Working asAutism his school resource worker/classroom aid, he'd turn those giant brown eyes and cleverly mischievous grin on me, winning me over again and again. Amir was my introduction to the puzzling and enchanting world of Autism. So distant. So close. He was a perplexing joy. Continue reading "Autism Awareness Month" →