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Wednesday, June 24

Arts Commission Provides Funding

Easterseals Arc of Northeast Indiana was recently awarded a $3,650 grant from the Indiana Arts Commission to support a range of artistic opportunities for people with intellectual and developmental disabilities.

Thursday, June 18

Summerville and Clouse Promoted

Easterseals Arc has promoted Thomas Summerville to Chief Operating Officer and Kelly Clouse to Chief Administrative Officer.

Wednesday, May 20

Passages Awarded Three-Year CARF Accreditation

CARF International recently announced that Passages, Inc. has been accredited for a period of three years for six different programs and services.

Wednesday, May 20

Plymouth Congregational Supports Respite

Easterseals Arc of Northeast Indiana has received a grant of $1,500 from the Benevolence Committee of Plymouth Congregational Church to support respite services.

Tuesday, May 19

Lincoln Financial Foundation Gives $32,000

Easterseals Arc of Northeast Indiana recently received a $32,000 grant from the Lincoln Financial Foundation to support employment services for people with intellectual and developmental disabilities.

Monday, May 18

Passages Receives Surprise Award from AWS Foundation

Passages, Inc. was awarded $50,000 by AWS Foundation to assist in operating expenses during the COVID-19 pandemic. The Foundation awarded the Emergency Operating Award to 10 nonprofit agencies in Northeast Indiana. “In a time when many businesses closed due to COVID-19, the staff of Passages continued to come to work every single day,” Patti Hays,… Read more »

Monday, May 18

AWS Foundation Gives $50,000 in COVID Relief

AWS Foundation has awarded a $50,000 grant to Easterseals Arc of Northeast Indiana for emergency operating support due to the effects of the COVID-19 pandemic.

Friday, May 1

Sending Love Across the Globe

Easterseals Arc’s Transitions program and Projects Drive Group teamed up recently to help animals hurt or orphaned in the recent wildfires in Australia.

Friday, April 10

Easterseals Arc and RISE Plan Merger

Easterseals Arc of Northeast Indiana and RISE Inc. have begun proceedings to merge the two disability services organizations, with a goal of completing the merger by the end of May.

Wednesday, April 1

Dream Teens Adapts for Summer 2020

When Dream Teens began in early June, the initial plan was for a program of virtual lessons designed to help protect the participants amid the COVID-19 pandemic.

Wednesday, April 1

Career Connections Uses Virtual Visits for Exploration

Easterseals Arc has reshaped many programs to reduce the chances of spreading COVID-19. The career exploration activities run by the employment services team are no exception.

Wednesday, February 12

Raker Foundation Awards Grant for 2020

Easterseals Arc has been awarded a $7,500 grant from the M.E. Raker Foundation to enhance community integration for people with intellectual and developmental disabilities.