Better lives for kids with special needs worldwide

by The Drive For Rebecca, Inc.

Summary

Many families face huge obstacles when it comes to educating their children with special needs. Join Drive4Rebecca in helping parents become more powerful advocates to help their children.
$50,000
total goal
$43,127
remaining
105
donors
0
monthly donors
6
years active

Challenge

Help thousands of children with special needs by helping their parents to have a stronger voice. Many families are at a tremendous disadvantage when they don't know their rights - the children become victims of a form of unintentional child abuse by the school systems. This happens to hard working single moms, to families with two working parents who barely have time to see their kids, and when English is a second language. Advocacy For All will help make sure these kids don't get left behind.

Solution

Advocacy For All helps support free hotline and other services, and provides free copies of The Special Needs Parent Handbook to libraries with the help of volunteers to expand access to the book for families unable to afford one. Help children to reach their potential with the best possible education by helping their parents to become stronger advocates.

Long-Term Impact

Advocacy For All will help tens of thousands of children with special needs get the best education by helping make sure their parents know their rights. The long-term goal of Advocacy For All is to offer free advocacy services to all families in need of assistance.

Additional Documentation

This project has provided additional documentation in a PDF file (projdoc.pdf).

Resources

http:/​/​www.Drive4Rebecca.org/​AdvocacyForAll.htm
Drive4Rebecca home page
Special Needs Parent Handbook information
Special Attorneys and Special Advocates
Heroes and CrIEPs

Organization Information

The Drive For Rebecca, Inc.

Location: Tenafly, NJ - USA
Website: http:/​/​www.Drive4Rebecca.org
The Drive For Rebecca, Inc.
Project Leader:
Jon Singer
President
Tenafly, NJ United States

Funded Project!

Combined with other sources of funding, this project raised enough money to fund the outlined activities and is no longer accepting donations.

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