NORTH TEXAS GIVING DAY, SEPT. 14, 2017

Date: 
Sep 7 2017 - 10:00am to Sep 14 2017 - 1:00am

North Texas Giving Day 2017 is not just one day Sept 14th but a week long chance to give to your favorite chairities. From Thurs. Sept. 7th through Wed. Sept 13th you may go online to donate. Your donation will not show up on the NTGD webpage until Thurs. Sept. 14th.               You may click here to be directed to the North Texas Giving Day REACH Resource Centers on Independent Living page.

 

WHAT YOUR MONEY CAN PAY FOR WHEN YOU DONATE TO REACH

OR YOU CAN CHOOSE TO DONATE TO ANY PROGRAM OR TO THE CORPORATE FUND TO BE USED AS NEEDED

INDEPENDENT LIVING SKILLS TRAINING

$450 – Three week IL skills workshop series for 10 to 15 participants

            (James Manuel, Psy.D. with AGAPE Psych Services)

$400 – Two sessions of the Independence & Beyond training for 10 to 15 participants

            (Tom Schenck, M.A., M.S., L.P.C.)

$1,500 – Five week IL skills workshop series for 5 to 10 participants

              (Patricia A. McGregor, Ph.D.)

PROJECT RAMP (HOME ACCESSIBLITY)

$150 – Threshold plate at primary entrance of home

$250 – Two grab bars installed in the bathroom

$450 – Two handrails installed at the porch

$1,250 – Ramp installed at primary entrance to home

$1,500 – Average cost per consumer for ramp and/or handrails and grab bars in bathroom

RELOCATE FROM A NURSING HOME TO COMMUNITY LIVING EXPENSES

$10 – Document fee

$125 – Start up groceries

$150 – Utility deposit

$200 – Start up basic household items

$300 – Rent deposit

$800 – Average costs per consumer for all basic start up needs

NEWSLETTER

$1,725 – Cost to produce, print and bulk mail one quarterly edition of the REACHing

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