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  • May 09, 2024

    The Arc of Delaware and CLASI file Amicus Brief Supporting Early Voting and Absentee Voting Laws

    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: May 7, 2024CONTACT: Margaretta Kroeger, CLASI Communications Director, mkroeger@declasi.org CLASI and The Arc of Delaware File Amicus Brief Supporting Early Voting and Absentee Voting LawsDisability Rights Organizations Urge Delaware ...
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  • August 31, 2023

    31st Annual Golf Tournament

    31st Annual Golf Tournament
    The Arc of Delaware continued to celebrate 70 years of grassroots advocacy in 2023 with our 31st Annual Golf Tournament and Silent Auction! More than 115 golfers showed up on ...
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  • August 03, 2023

    July Dances for Summer Fun

    July Dances for Summer Fun
    Most days this month were hot, but those summer nights were cool at the mid-summer dances hosted by The Arc of Delaware. The New Castle dance featured pizza and music by ...
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  • July 12, 2023

    State of Delaware Supports Outreach

    State of Delaware Supports Outreach
    A huge thanks to the Delaware General Assembly for awarding The Arc of Delaware with $20,000 Grant-in-Aid funds to support our Outreach program. Grant-In-Aid is an appropriation made by the General ...
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  • July 11, 2023

    WSFS Awards Outreach Grant

    WSFS Awards Outreach Grant
    The WSFS Cares Foundation has awarded $2500 to The Arc of Delaware in support of our Outreach program. We truly appreciate these funds, which help us provide one-on-one assistance to ...
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  • July 11, 2023

    Dancing through June

    Dancing through June
    June was a exceptional month for dances in all three counties! New Castle welcomed over 170 guests who danced for hours to the music of DJ Paul. Volunteers from Radiant/Fulcrum ...
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  • June 13, 2023

    Bank of America Supports Expanded Employment Program

    Bank of America Supports Expanded Employment Program
    A huge thank you to Bank of America for awarding a $15,000 grant to The Arc of Delaware in support of our Employment program. This grant will be used to grow ...
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  • June 12, 2023

    Bid Bowl Fun at the Trolley Tap House

    Bid Bowl Fun at the Trolley Tap House
    If you were at the Trolley Tap House in Wilmington on June 8, you were invited to participate in a new event we called “Bid Bowl” to benefit The Arc ...
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  • June 12, 2023

    New Board Elected at Annual Meeting

    New Board Elected at Annual Meeting
    The Arc of Delaware 2023 Annual Meeting was held on Wednesday, May 31 at the Delaware State Troopers Association in Dover. The evening officially started with a welcome from Gary ...
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  • June 12, 2023

    May Dances Celebrate Spring

    May Dances Celebrate Spring
    Several hundred people celebrated spring by attending The Arc of Delaware dances in New Castle and Dover in May.  Using a Memorial Day theme, the Dover dance highlighted the holiday with ...
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  • June 09, 2023

    2023 Virtual Run/Walk/Rolls to a Close

    2023 Virtual Run/Walk/Rolls to a Close
    This year’s virtual Run/Walk/Roll fundraiser spanned the entire month of May and raised over $6000 for The Arc of Delaware. Five people created personal fundraising teams whose members ran 5K or ...
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  • May 08, 2023

    Crestlea Foundation Supports Outreach

    Crestlea Foundation Supports Outreach
    The Arc of Delaware greatly appreciates the Crestlea Foundation award of $20,000 in support of the Case Management project within our Outreach program. Although many agencies provide some level of case ...
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  • April 06, 2023

    Thank you, BNY Mellon!

    Thank you, BNY Mellon!
    A huge thanks to the BNY Mellon Mid-Atlantic Charitable Trusts Committee, which awarded a grant for $15,000 to The Arc of Delaware in support of our Employment program and services. ...
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  • April 06, 2023

    St. Patrick Day Dances

    St. Patrick Day Dances
    Twas a very lucky night for “Irish” dancers at The Arc of Delaware dances held at both Dover and New Castle venues on March 17, 2023. In addition to good music ...
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  • February 28, 2023

    February Dances

    February Dances
    This month welcomed several hundred familiar faces to the The Arc of Delaware dances, held in Dover on February 15th and in New Castle on February 25th. In Dover, a Valentine’s ...
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  • February 02, 2023

    Dancing in the New Year

    Dancing in the New Year
    The Arc of Delaware held its first dances of the new year on January 20th, 2023. In addition to the monthly Mid-Del dance in Dover, we were able to host ...
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  • January 20, 2023

    Life Conference 2023

    Life Conference 2023
    The annual LIFE Conference is a joint effort of many Delaware organizations that support person with disabilities and their families. In 2023, The Arc of Delaware was a silver sponsor of ...
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  • January 20, 2023

    MLK DAY CELEBRATION

    MLK DAY CELEBRATION
    On January 16, 2023 The Arc of Delaware hosted a day of service honoring the legacy of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Over 50 residents of neighborhood homes in Delaware, along ...
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  • January 18, 2023

    Annual Appeal Success

    Annual Appeal Success
    Our Annual Appeal, which ran for 6 weeks at the end of 2022, surpassed expectations! Thanks to the generous spirit of new and recurring donors, we’ve exceeded last year’s contributions by ...
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  • December 28, 2022

    Happy Holidays Dance 2022

    Happy Holidays Dance 2022
    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 ...
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