Educational Scholarship Program
The Danielle DeMarzo Foundation is proud to offer scholarships to individuals affected by growth related disorders and/or learning, mental or physical disabilities. The Danielle DeMarzo Foundation awards eight (8) educational scholarships per year. Applications are reviewed and awarded for the winter and summer sessions. The Foundation has posted the scholarship qualification criteria with local high school BRACE advisors and other non-profit organizations that cater to individuals with growth related disorders and/or special needs.
All Applicants must submit a completed application with supporting documentation of growth related disorder and/or special needs. Applicant must provide proof of acceptance and enrollment in a vocational or college program. Winter applications must be received by November 1. Summer Applications must be received by May 31.
Click Here – Application (download PDF)
Click Here –Educational Scholarship Program Recipients
Financial Assistance Program
The Danielle DeMarzo Foundation, Inc. Financial Assistance Program is designed to help families with the financial burdens of raising a special needs child. Money is given on an as needed basis and must meet financial hardship qualifications. Eligibility will be ongoing on funds available for the calendar year. This program has helped families with a range of assistance from burial expenses to medical bills.
Click Here – Request Form
Give-A Lift Program (“Give-A-Lift”)
2006 Gala “Give-A-Lift Benefit for Paralysis”
is the Danielle DeMarzo Foundation’s fundraising program designed to raise money for a specific cause. The Foundation implemented this program in February 2005. This program utilizes volunteers and local businesses within the community while creating public awareness for the targeted cause.
Click Here – For 2006 Gala "Give-A-Lift Benefit for Paralysis" invitation
Click Here – For (2006 Gala "Give-A-Lift Benefit for Paralysis")
Click Here -- To view past Give-A-Lift Event
Click Here -- To submit a request for a Give-A-Lift Event
Social Activities and Meetings
The Danielle DeMarzo Foundation, Inc. is proud to sponsor a variety of educational and social activities that cater to children and individuals with special needs. Sponsored activities include family outings, group functions, and educational meetings.
Click Here – Disney on Ice
Click Here – Health & Resource Fairs
Click Here – Florida Marlins
Click Here – Miami Dolphins
Donations to the Danielle DeMarzo Foundation, Inc. are tax deductible and non refundable