TAO Restaurant Group will be donating 10% of specialty dishes and drinks in honor of Autism Awareness month to Autism Speaks and Eden II Programs. Attached are the details, please take a look and share with family & friends! A very special thank you to board member Ralph Scamardella for this amazing opportunity!
Join us for a family painting session at Pinot’s Palette on Sunday, April 24th to benefit children and adults with autism. Visit the link here to purchase tickets. http://weblink.donorperfect.com/eden2pinotpalette
Upcoming Information Session: Roles and Expectations for Direct Support Professionals (DSPS) Are Changing, What Families Need to Know. Please contact Michael Johnson at 917-930-0330 or email@example.com to register.
By Diane C. Lore | firstname.lastname@example.org STATEN ISLAND, N.Y. — Children with autism who attend Eden II programs on Staten Island received a special visit from the jolly man in red himself, aka Santa Claus, during a holiday pizza party Monday in the school’s new center in Stapleton. The party, sponsored by the nonprofit “Better Angels of Our Human Nature,” is the first participants have enjoyed had since they moved into the new building at 15 Beach Street in October. The new center is dedicated to former Borough President James Molinaro. The afternoon was filled with wide-eyed wonder as children […]
With your support, these miracles continue to be a reality in the lives of our students living with autism, and their families. Thanks to last year’s annual fund, we purchased a piano, library books, classroom supplies, and funded respite trips on Staten Island & Long Island. We ask you to consider making a gift to support the 2015 Annual Fund so we can continue to help individuals with autism reach their full potential. Make Your Gift Online Here! For more information, contact a development professional at 718-816-1422, email@example.com.
Throughout April we’ll be highlighting some of Eden II’s participants as we celebrate our 40th anniversary. Here’s Nicky!
Eden II Programs’ new building, The Hon. James P. Molinaro Center for Autism, will be recognized for excellence in the categories of Interior and Interior Decorating at the SI Chamber of Commerce’s Annual Building Awards ceremony! The building will also be recognized in the categories of natural beauty, exterior and craftsmanship.
Two dedicated Eden II staff members were honored at the annual Staten Island NFP’s Community Service Awards. Lauren Grimaldi, Director of Eden II’s Little Miracles Preschool and Christine Jascewsky, were recognized for their tireless commitment to improving the lives of those with autism. Why did you choose this career? I love my profession … not many people can say they wake up each morning and are happy to go to work,” Grimaldi said. What does this honor mean to you? I am humbled to be selected and recognized for my dedication to the field of educating children with autism,” she […]