Do you have adult (or nearly adult) children or other family members that have aged out of the school system and can't find any meaningful employment? Are you having trouble getting potential employers getting past their "disability" label and seeing their strengths? Then you know what my husband and I have been going through!
Our son Adir has Down syndrome , but is relatively high functioning. He works at a Goodwill store,volunteers and wants to be an entrepreneur.
We are starting Delicious Spoonfuls,Inc. This will be a non-profit ice cream bar and cafe focused on employing adults with special Needs such as Down Syndrome, Autism/ASD, Mental Illness and more.
How can you help? We are running a few fundraising events over the summer and need help. Can you help with a Bowling for Dollars? Make a cash donation? suggest other fundraisers?