In this episode, hear from Jo Ann Simons, President and CEO of Northeast Arc, as she discusses the organization and how it reflects its mission of helping individuals with disabilities to achieve their most independent lives. Tune in as she highlights how the organization is benefiting their community, the major milestones it has accomplished, the significance of establishing the partnership with PLAN of MA & RI, and much more.
Gift from Flutie Foundation Pushes Northeast Arc’s Kraft Family Linking Lives Challenge Past Halfway Mark
The Northeast Arc is proud to announce that the Doug Flutie Jr. Foundation for Autism has pledged $25,000 to support the Kraft Family Linking Lives Challenge.
Since last September, amid the ongoing coronavirus pandemic, several adults with disabilities have participated in outdoor tennis lessons with Swampscott resident Matt Jacobs.
Read more about why Jo Ann Simons and Northeast Arc view access to technology as a human right rather than a privilege.
Partnership will assist people with disabilities in securing their financial freedom so they can live independent and inclusive lives while choosing for themselves how to live, learn, work, socialize, and play.
Each month a group of fathers meets at Essex County Brewing Co to discuss the challenges and the accomplishments that come from raising a child with autism. Read more in this article from the Boston Globe.
Painting shells isn’t just a hobby for Bryson, a young boy with autism, it’s a form of therapy. His beautiful creations are now available at parcels at the Liberty Tree Mall.
Kraft Family Supports Social Equity for People Of All Abilities With A $125,000 Challenge Grant To Northeast Arc’s First-Ever Capital Campaign
The Kraft Family has made a $125,000 gift to support Northeast Arc’s Campaign for Linking Lives.
To mark its 50th anniversary, EP Magazine is honoring 50 “Advocate Heroes” including Jo Ann Simons, President and CEO of Northeast Arc.
The Boston Business Journal has honored Cyndi Gavlick, Northeast Arc’s Chief Financial Officer, as one of the top CFOs in Massachusetts.