The Arc of Delaware’s final dance of the year was filled with good tidings and cheer! Over 250 guests, many dressed in festive attire, celebrated with music played by the ever-popular DJ Lori! In between songs, DJ Lori also teased the audience that surprise guests would be arriving soon. Shortly thereafter, Disney tunes started playing […]
Month: December 2022
Thank you, Morris Nichols
A very big thanks to Morris Nichols Arsht &Tunnell LLP for its $20,000 award to The Arc of Delaware in support of its mission. We will use these funds to continue protecting the rights and promoting the inclusion of people with IDD in the community throughout their lifetimes.
Thank you, Chichester duPont Foundation
A huge thank you to the Chichester duPont Foundation for awarding $25,000 to The Arc of Delaware in support of our outreach program. These funds will be used to improve availability, accessibility, affordability and sustainability of services to individuals with IDD that address concerns with safety, health and well-being.
Thank you, BTL Foundation
Thank you to Bangalore T. Lakshman (BTL) Foundation for awarding a $1000 mini-grant to The Arc of Delaware for its employment program. We will use these funds to continue providing training, jobs and support to people with IDD in the community.
Hidden Heroes on the Job
Chesapeake Utilities Corporation, an energy delivery company headquartered in Dover, DE, actively values its diverse workforce. In 2014, Vice President Stacie Roberts contacted The Arc of Delaware to inquire about hiring local individuals with intellectual and developmental disabilities to fill job opportunities for scanning and other administrative work needed by the Corporate Governance team. The […]
Thanksgiving Dance 2022
About 260 friends came together in November at Wyoming UM church in Dover to celebrate the Thanksgiving holiday with dance, food and fun. We met several first-timers this month and hope you will come back and join us again soon. Out on the floor, DJ Lori showed the enthusiastic dancers how to “wobble till they […]
Annual Appeal 2022
Dear Members and Supporters: Thank you so much for all your support in the last year! Your generosity enabled The Arc of Delaware to continue promoting and protecting the rights of about 27,000 people with intellectual and developmental disorders (IDD) in Delaware. Your caring allowed us to continue providing housing, employment and outreach services that […]