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Specially Adapted Resource Clubs (SPARC)

Org #10759
Vetted since 2012
2006
year founded
$9,541
raised on GlobalGiving
8
years fundraising
1
projects funded
* Amounts in US Dollars

Mission

SPARC is a unique day program operating in local community centers for adults with disabilities. Adults with disabilities too often lack options to have an active role as full citizens in their community after graduating from the public school system. Adults with disabilities desire the same outcomes in life as people without disabilities. They want to work, enjoy friends, and give back to their community. SPARC provides a dynamic program in a community setting with the appropriate supports so people with disabilities can stay united with their families, connected within their neighborhoods, and enjoy their friendships. Our goal is to ensure all students with disabilities graduate to a ... read more

Project Leaders
George Bounacos
George Bounacos
Donna Goldbranson
Donna Goldbranson
Team
Donna Goldbranson
Organization Information
5081 Queens Wood Drive
Burke, VA 22015
United States
703-338-6185
Organization Information
5081 Queens Wood Drive
Burke, VA 22015
United States
703-338-6185

Project Reports

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Oct 29, 2020
We're Doing Zumba Together. Yes, Really!
I need to be blunt. Many of our group's participants are medically vulerable. So are their friends and families. We know that one of us with COVID-19 has a very different prognosis than someone who...
Jun 30, 2020
Boy, We Had To Adapt. You'll Love Reading How.
The COVID-19 has not changed our focus from inclusivity and having every person fully engage with their community. With many of our participants and their families medically vulnerable, this is a...
Mar 3, 2020
Bocce, Anyone?
Bocce is a fun group activity that dates back to the Roman Empire. You’ve probably played it yourself or seen others playing in a backyard or park. SPARC club members want to play too, and since...
 
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